Diplomacy – Peace Process

Hamas and the Decision by the European Union Court: More Deception and Manipulation

Hamas terrorist status has not changed in Europe.  Read More »

Is the Arab World Turning Its Back on the Palestinians?

Some Arabs and their governments display outright animosity toward the Palestinians today.  Read More »

Iran’s Growing Influence on Hamas

Hamas plays the Sunni card and the Shiite card.  Read More »

Unmasking BDS: Radical Roots, Extremist Ends

Global BDS activists exploited the 2014 Gaza conflict to reinvigorate their political and economic warfare campaign against Israel.   Read More »

In Algeria, “After President Bouteflika” Is Rapidly Approaching

For the West, the departure of Algeria’s Bouteflika could be a big loss.  Read More »

Palestinian Participation in the “Assembly of States Parties to the ICC Statute”

Current Palestinian statements about the International Criminal Court are nothing more than a deliberate attempt to mislead the international public.  Read More »

How the Islamic State (ISIL) Threatens Canada and the West

The Islamic State is an enemy of Western civilization.  Read More »

Egyptian President al-Sisi vs. Hamas

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 14, No. 40       December 4, 2014 At the end of last month, Egypt’s Prosecutor General filed a lawsuit against Hamas’ military arm Ezzedin Al Qassam, intending […]  Read More »

Abbas Shuts the Door to Negotiations with Israel

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 14, No. 39       December 4, 2014 On Nov. 29, the Arab League approved a political action plan by PA President Mahmoud Abbas aimed at imposing the […]  Read More »

Internal Hamas Debate about Rethinking Its Policies

Hamas failures lead some of its leaders to reassess.  Read More »

Hamas Slanders the PA’s Mahmoud Abbas

Mahmoud Abbas remains in charge for now despite the Hamas campaign  Read More »

Hamas Embraces the Path of the Islamic State (ISIS)

Hamas adopts the Islamic State’s terror methods of stabbings and vehicular attacks.  Read More »

Hamas-Fatah Rift Is Preventing the Rehabilitation of Gaza

Hamas-Fatah rift means no Palestinian reconciliation or Gaza reconstruction.  Read More »

After the U.S. Mid-Term Elections: The Congressional Role in U.S.-Iran Policy

Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation Vol. 14, No. 37       November 17, 2014 The new 114th Congress convenes in January 2015 with Republican majorities in the Senate and House of Representatives. Congressional […]  Read More »

The Hidden Hand of ISIS and Its Impact on Palestinian Escalation

The Islamic State’s caliphate serves as inspiration for the Palestinian public.  Read More »