Long-Range Iranian-Made Missiles Used by Hamas during “Operation Protective Edge”Iran has not yet reacted officially to “Operation Protective Edge” currently being waged in Gaza.
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Iran Launches “Hizbullah Syria” Against Israel on Golan
“Hizbullah Syria” is a new vehicle for enhanced Iranian subversion in the Golan Heights
How the Syrian War is Reshaping the Region
The current political and military upheavals in the Middle East are producing new and far-reaching demographic realities.
Kurdistan: The Next Flashpoint
Kurdistan - at the tri-border area between Iraq, Syria, and Turkey - may be the new regional flashpoint in the Middle East.
PA's Ties with Hamas, Islamic Jihad: An Iranian Windfall
With the reconciliation agreement, Abbas is preparing to integrate Hamas and Islamic Jihad into the PLO.
The Rock and Roll Boycott of Israel
Overall, the cultural boycott of Israel appears to be losing ground.
Will Middle Eastern Christians Survive?
Throughout the Middle East, the birthplace of Christianity, Christians are facing pervasive and systematic persecution that is steadily increasing in its intensity and scope.
Conflicting Expectations on the Geneva Deal with Iran
Many questions have arisen about whether the P5+1 and the Islamic Republic of Iran interpret the interim understanding reached in Geneva on November 24, 2013, in the same way.
“Cold-Blooded Murder” or a War on Terror?
Almost all Palestinians killed since talks began were from radical and Islamic terrorist groups.
Palestinians Changing the Historical Narrative
The Palestinians have not lived in the country for generations, but rather are immigrants who arrived relatively recently.
Palestinian Manipulation of the International Community
The lengthy and continuing conflict between Israel and the Palestinians has evolved, over the years, through various phases or cycles of terror on the one hand, and attempts at peace-making on the other.
Palestinian Accession to International Conventions
The hurried acceptance of the Palestinian applications by the UN is a serious violations of international law.
Iran’s Fortunes Rising in a Middle East Vacuum
Iran is behind recent attacks on Israel's northern and southern borders.
Iranian Strategy and Western Weakness
Institute for Contemporary Affairs, founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 14, No. 12 May 1, 2014 With a further round of the nuclear talks between Iran and the West to be held in mid-May, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali […]
Will Gen. Sisi Be the Next President of Egypt?
The mood of Egyptians has changed from friendship and admiration toward the U.S. to open hostility.
Future EU Sanctions Against Israel?
Is the scenario of a full-scale EU boycott of Israel at all realistic?
Peace Talks Crisis Was Pre-Planned by Palestinians
Institute for Contemporary Affairs, founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 14, No. 9 April 10, 2014 In March 2014, Saeb Erekat, the head of the Palestinian negotiating team, prepared a 65-page document that surveys the diplomatic process and […]