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From Israel: Outrage, Once Again!

June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017

Outrage, Once Again!

I was planning to focus on a matter of concessions our government is apparently planning to make.

From Israel: Advancing Forward

June 14, 2017

June 14, 2017

“Advancing Forward”

Intentions may be good, but it’s not always smooth going.

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Take this situation, for example:

Israel has

From Israel: The World about Us

June 13, 2017

June 12, 2017

“The World about Us”

In my last posting I shared several ways in which Israel’s shifting relationships with other nations

From Israel: Perpetual Rollercoaster

June 8, 2017

June 8, 2017

“Perpetual Rollercoaster”

It’s a “normal” situation for us.  We win some, we lose some.

Yet, somehow, these last few days,

From Israel: Fifty Years and Heading Up

June 6, 2017

June 6, 2017

“Fifty Years and Heading Up”

June 5th marks fifty years on the secular calendar since the beginning of the Six Day

From Israel: A Mixed Report

June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017

“A Mixed Report”

In my last posting, I said I thought President Trump’s optimistic statements during his visit about Abbas

From Israel: Special Days

May 28, 2017

May 28, 2017

“Special Days”

How fraught with energy this past week was, with one event running into another.  Moving backwards…

Yom Yerushalayim

From Israel: Celebrate Yerushalayim!

May 22, 2017

May 23, 2017

“Celebrate Yerushalayim!”

Yerushalayim (Jerusalem) comes first!

If you can tolerate a painful pun: it trumps news about Trump (who is

“Balagan of the First Order”

May 18, 2017

May 18, 2017

“Balagan of the First Order”

The Hebrew word “balagan” means confusion or muddle. “Ezeh balagan”: what a mess.

It is

From Israel: Say It Proud!

May 15, 2017

May 15, 2017

“Say It Proud!”

It’s about time!  Actually, past time.

MK Avi Dichter (Likud), chair of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and