The Middle East

The Middle East: In-Depth Reports

New Palestinian Attempt at UNESCO to Claim Hebron and the Patriarch’s Tomb as a Palestinian Site

Palestinian campaign to delegitimize Israel by manipulating UNESCO is proceeding at an enhanced pace. Read More »

Is the Tunisian “Arab Spring” about to Repeat in Morocco?

Domestic tensions in Morocco are brewing Read More »

ISIS Attacks in Tehran will Limit Rouhani’s Reform Bid and Embolden Revolutionary Guard

Evaluation of the ISIS Attack on Iran’s Parliament – Challenge to Rouhani

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Question of the Day: Did the Palestinians Stop Payments to Terrorist Convicts and Martyrs’ Families?

Can the Palestinian Authority end its incentives for violence? Read More »

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee

Palestinians must stop these payments. Read More »

Rouhani’s Second Term: On a Collision Course with the Revolutionary Guards

Domestic and external differences are inevitable Read More »

Question of the Day: Has Jibril Rajoub reneged on his comments on Jewish sovereignty at the Western Wall?

Ben Menachem: The wolf has failed trying to fit into sheep’s clothing. Read More »

Question of the Day: Did Jibril Rajoub say on Israeli TV that the Kotel should be under Jewish control?

Inbari: Yes. There may be a theological break among Palestinians Read More »

Question of the Day: Did the Palestinian Authority Really Cut Off Payments to Terrorist Prisoners?

Kuperwasser: It sounds true to me. Today, the PA’s relations with Hamas are strained
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Investigating the Psychological Profile of the Palestinian “Lone Wolf” Terrorist: Preliminary Findings

Are there behavioral differences between refugee camp residents and residents of other villages? Read More »

The Sinai Bedouin Accuse Hamas of Collaborating with ISIS

More Bedouin tribes ally with the Egyptian army Read More »

Iran’s Foreign Legion in Syria

Iran’s many proxy armies from the Shiite world Read More »

Dore Gold on “Fox & Friends,” May 22, 2017

Former Israeli ambassador to the U.N. provides perspective on Trump’s trip to Israel. Read More »

Four Pertinent and Timely Comments on the Trump Visit

American policy and President Trump’s visit to Israel Read More »

Is There a Palestinian Partner?

Abbas does not support two states for two peoples. Read More »