Categories
Arab-Israeli Conflict Israel Today In Jewish History What happened in 1967 Year: 1967

They don’t deserve their own state

While Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice announced after meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak that Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas would meet with her for a three-way informal discussion of issues that must be cleared away to establish a Palestinian state, we learn that Palestinian terror groups in the West […]

Categories
Arab-Israeli Conflict Israel Today In Jewish History

Martin Luther King

“I have a Dream” for peace in the Middle East –Martin Luther King’s special bond with Israel By Georgia Congressman John Lewis,originally published on Martin Luther King Day, January 19, 2004 The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. understood the meaning of discrimination and oppression. He sought ways to achieve liberation and peace, and he thus […]

Categories
Arab-Israeli Conflict Israel What happened in 1967 Year: 1967

A place where no Jews can live

In a speech yesterday commemorating the 42nd anniversary of the founding of his Fatah party, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas called on Palestinian factions to put an end to weeks of infighting and instead “raise rifles against the Israeli occupation.” “Shooting at your brother is forbidden. Raising rifles against the occupation is our legitimate right, […]

Categories
Arab-Israeli Conflict Israel

Ancient lies no basis for a policy

Via JWR. Two seemingly unrelated events in the waning days and hours of 2006 pretty much summed up everything you need to know about the Arab-Israeli conflict.Their meaning can be characterized simply: The Arab world’s obsession with eradicating the State of Israel and the West’s willingness to deceive itself about the character of Arab leaders […]

Categories
Arab-Israeli Conflict Israel

Palestinians mourn Saddam’s execution

Saddam Hussein was mourned by Palestinians Saturday as a generous patron who remained one of their staunchest allies. Palestinians in Bethlehem opened a “house of condolence,” where dozens of people gathered to mourn the executed dictator. At a parade in his honor in Gaza, Palestinians displayed a poster with his image next to that of […]