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Russian Listening Posts in Syria Track IDF Movements

From Jerusalem Post via Israel News – Daily News Alert from Israel: Russia maintains listening posts along the Syrian border with Israel which it uses to follow IDF movements in the Golan Heights, it was revealed Thursday. According to Israel television channel 2, the posts are manned by Russian military officers who pass on information […]

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NSC drafting strategy to make Israel a member of NATO

Via Jerusalem Post: In an effort to establish more effective deterrence in the face of Iran’s race to obtain nuclear weapons, government ministries are, for the first time, working on drafting a position paper that will include guidelines and a strategy for turning Israel into a full-fledged member of NATO, The Jerusalem Post has learned. […]

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Letter from Sderot – Challenging US Ambassador’s praise of Israel’s restraint policy

Published in the Jerusalem Post Jan 22nd, 2007 Dear Editor, In the January 19th interview conducted by Jerusalem Post correspondent Herb Keinon with US Ambassador Richard Jones, it was most surprising to hear Mr. Jones say that “Now you are showing restraint…Because there is a cease- fire…The fringe groups can get away with violating the […]

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Hizbullah busy rearming

Hizbullah is receiving almost daily arms shipments from Syria, a high-ranking IDF officer said Sunday. Earlier Sunday, Director of IDF Strategic Planning Brig.-Gen. Udi Dekel told the Herzliya Conference that Hizbullah was busy rearming, receiving “nonstop” weapons shipments from Syria. Dekel warned that Iranian involvement in almost every conflict in the region was intensifying.

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

Correcting Carter’s 242 Distortion

From Correcting Carter’s 242 Distortion: Jimmy Carter’s error-ridden new book Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid includes myriad untrue statements of a kind newspapers routinely correct. Carter writes on p. 57: “The 1949 armistice demarcation lines became the borders of the new nation of Israel and were accepted by Israel and the United States, and recognized officially […]