Category: Strategic Affairs

Purposefully dragging America down

Sep 10, 2013

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The nonchalance of Barack Obama as America decays is ideological. Obama intends it. He seeks the weakening of the United States on the global stage. Obama believes that he will be leaving the world a better place by cutting America down to size.

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Time for new strategic thinking

May 3, 2013

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The Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies has been consistently ahead of the curve. Its experts have looked over-the-horizon and produced out-of-the-box policy recommendations, even when their conclusions were not always politically correct or well-received by mainstream pundits.

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Beware of Beinart

Nov 21, 2012

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Peter Beinart has gone over to the dark side. An abode where Hamas are the good guys, and Israel the bad guy. Perhaps there’s more fame and money to be made in that wicked world.

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Bubbles Bursting in Air

Nov 20, 2012

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Quite a few “bubbles” have popped over the past week. Whether the current round of warfare with Hamas ends today in another bad ceasefire or extends into an even worse ground fight, quite a few political myths already have been demolished.

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R.I.P. Syria?

Nov 16, 2012

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Ten experts at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies debate the implications of the Syrian civil war. They say: Israel should stay out of the conflict, but prepare for continued instability as Syria breaks up. A 10,000-word Jerusalem Post Magazine story written by me.

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Kicking the Iranian Can Down the Road

Aug 22, 2012

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As the debate intensifies regarding unilateral Israeli action against Iran, everybody seems to be playing kick the can down the road. Blame the other. A very dangerous game.

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Why Israelis remain leery of Obama

Jun 19, 2012

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When the centrifuges continue to spin in Qom, it’s no wonder that many in Israel prefer Mitt Romney… A new public opinion poll shows that large majorities of Israelis are dissatisfied with Obama administration’s policies on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and on Iran.

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I have become a “Dry Bones” cartoon

May 25, 2012

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I’m please that my Israel Hayom column of earlier this week “Obama and Iranian Hegemony,” which warns of a US deal with Iran at the expense of America’s traditional allies in the Middle East, has now become a Dry Bones cartoon!

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Obama and Iranian hegemony

May 22, 2012

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The interim agreement with Iran that the P5+1 powers seem set to conclude with Iran in the Baghdad talks this week – involving the suspension of Iran’s 20 percent uranium enrichment – is dangerous on four levels.

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Got our back? More like stabbing us in the back

Mar 30, 2012

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In a deliberate American campaign to scuttle any planned Israeli hit on Iran, the Obama administration is leaking classified intelligence assessments and documents that rip deep into Israel’s most sensitive military zones.

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