Category: Arab world

Perfect Storms, Penetrating Analysis

Jun 12, 2015

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New studies by generals Amidror and Kuperwasser, and incisive analysis by Michael Doran, suggest that the recipe for security in the crumbling Middle East and for renewal in the troubled US-Israel relationship is patience, vigilance and steadfastness.

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Reading Netanyahu’s mind

Oct 10, 2014

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Netanyahu has begun to give us a window into his updated strategic thinking. The bottom line: It’s time to push past the Palestinians, and develop new regional security alliances that are based on shared interests between Israel and conservative, stabilizing forces in the Arab world. The world needs to assimilate and come to terms with Israel’s new strategic mindset.

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More hypocrisy on Syria

Nov 10, 2013

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All the human rights moralizers are ignoring the frightening plight of Palestinians and Christians in the Syrian civil war. There is, alas, no anti-Israel angle to the story.

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The astute Saudi nose

Oct 24, 2013

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Just like Israel, the Saudis smell that Obama is preparing a seismic shift in US alliances in the region, and cooking-up a “grand bargain” with the Iranians.

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The beautification of Bashar

Aug 30, 2013

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The same Western analysts that were wrong about the “urbane” Bashar Assad are now advocating a cozying-up to the Egyptian Moslem Brotherhood and Iran’s new poster boy, Rohani.

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Lessons on hypocrisy from Syria

May 14, 2013

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All the high-and-mighty human rights moralizers are ignoring the frightening plight of Palestinians and Christians in the Syrian civil war. There is, alas, no anti-Israel angle to the story.

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Christians Under Attack

Sep 10, 2012

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The global media is quick to jump on Jewish hooliganism against Christians in Israel, but gives short shrift to the rampant and deadly persecution of Christians in the Arab and Islamic world.

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Only Israel gets Goldstoned

Feb 15, 2012

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Assad slaughters and the world remains inert. Israel places a caravan on a hilltop and the world goes into overdrive.

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David M. Weinberg is a think tank director, columnist and lobbyist who is a sharp critic of Israel’s detractors and of post-Zionist trends in Israel. Read more »


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