The Middle East

The Middle East: In-Depth Reports

Hamas’ Double Message for Israel and Egypt

Hamas deceives by denying responsibility for the rocket attack on Israel Read More »

Developing Northern Sinai – A New Diplomatic Paradigm

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Tension Grows Between the Palestinian Authority and Egypt

What comes first: internal Palestinian reconciliation or a calm with Israel? Read More »

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Smuggled Suitcases of Explosives into Saudi Arabia

Iranian-Saudi animosity has a long and deadly history Read More »

The Kurdish Presidential Candidate’s “Jewish Wife”

The winds of change in the Kurdish community in Iraq Read More »

Selling Oslo to the Jewish Community

A translator for Yitzhak Rabin recalls her role in selling the message of Oslo Read More »

Does the Turmoil in Iraq Signal a Nationalist Awakening against Iran?

Iran’s Consulate in Basra, Iraq, was torched by anti-Iran mobs Read More »

Is a Schism Developing in the Sunni Camp?

In a slap at the Saudis, Muslim Brotherhood Sheikh questions need for the Haj Read More »

Iran and Turkey Divert Iraq’s River Waters, Leaving Iraq on the Brink of Catastrophe

A severe water shortage may be the next casus belli in the Middle East Read More »

No Arab Demographic Time Bomb

Contrary to conventional wisdom, the Jewish state is not facing an Arab demographic time bomb. Read More »

Moshe Arens, In Defense of Israel

Moshe Arens’s memoir sums up his many years of activity on behalf of the Jewish people and the state of Israel. Read More »

Freedom Denied: A Firsthand Look at Kurdistan’s Referendum Debacle, One Year On

In 2017, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRG) held a highly contentious independence referendum, the fallout of which defines their future one year later. Read More »

The Saudi Specter over the American Education System

Analysis of Saudi Arabia’s vast investment in the U.S. education system starting in the 1980s but especially after 9/11. Read More »

UNRWA Go Home!

How to deal with the Palestinian refugee issue Read More »

“Palestine” Refugees or “Palestinian” Refugees?

UNRWA was originally established for relief of refugees from all communities, including Jews. Read More »