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How Denmark, Sweden, the UN, and the EU Got Suckered into Funding a Terror Organization

Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser  |  Tablet  |  September 22, 2020

The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine rakes in millions from the West.

Israeli and Arab Interests “Have Begun to Coalesce”

Dore Gold interviewed by Jenni Frazer  |  Jewish Chronicle-UK  |  September 3, 2020

There is great opportunity for dramatic breakthroughs. I am optimistic with respect to what can be done.

Israel Has Been Making Common Cause with the Victims of Regional Aggression for Decades

Amb. Dore Gold  |  Mosaic Magazine  |  August 19, 2020

Israel is not the regional policeman, but it contributes to upholding the regional order along with its Arab allies.

Al-Aqsa Terrorism: The Role of Religious Motivation in Popular Terrorism

Nadav Shragai  |  Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center  |  August 18, 2020

The “Al-Aqsa in danger” libel spurs Palestinian terrorism.

Inside the Struggle between Israel and Hizbullah

Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Dr. Shimon Shapira  |  Tablet Magazine  |  August 11, 2020

A behind-the-scenes look at the contest between Israel and Hizbullah over the past four decades.

The U.S. Should Take Sudan Off Its State Sponsors of Terrorism List

Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser |  Times of Israel  |  July 9, 2020

The crimes of Sudan’s former regime should not obscure the moderation of its new leadership

Willful Blindness and the Mistake of Underestimation: The Oslo Gamble

Dr. Joel Fishman and Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yosef Kuperwasser  |  Ariel University, National Resilience, Politics and Society 2(1)  |  June 24, 2020

Terror and violence have remained a part of the program of the Palestine Liberation Organization.

The U.S. Peace Plan, Political Wisdom and Double Standards

Amb. Alan Baker  |  Jerusalem Post  |  June 10, 2020

The Palestinian leadership cannot exercise an indefinite right of veto over peace negotiations.

Israel and the Jordan Valley

Dore Gold interviewed by Armin Rosen  |  Tablet  |  May 15, 2020

“In places like the Jordan Valley where Israel had the highest security interests, it would have to seek actual sovereignty over the territory.”

Tehran’s Bad Faith: Putting the Lie to an Iranian Fable

Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Dr. Shimon Shapira  |  American Interest  |  February 27, 2020

Soleimani confirmed that Israel didn’t kidnap Iranian diplomats in Lebanon

Dore Gold: “We Presented the Americans with What Most Israelis Believe In”

Ariel Kahana  |  Israel Hayom  |  February 16, 2020

How the Jerusalem Center helped the U.S. draft its peace plan

The Components of World Order in the Middle East

Amb. Dore Gold  |  Jerusalem Post Magazine  |  January 3, 2020

The modern Middle East state system emerged to replace the Ottoman Empire.

Turkey’s protection of Hamas is a huge blow to peace in the Middle East

Dore Gold  |  Daily Telegraph  |  December 18, 2019

The Telegraph’s disclosure that Hamas operatives are plotting attacks from Istanbul is raising uncomfortable questions for the Turkish government

Repatriate missing soldiers and civilians

Alan Baker  |  Jerusalem Post  |  December 5, 2019

The international community must acknowledge their return is an obligation, not a bargaining chip.

The Peace to Prosperity Workshop in Bahrain and its Contribution to Reducing the “Representation Gap”

Dr. Joel Fishman and Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yosef Kuperwasser  |  Ariel University, National Resilience, Politics and Society 1(2)  |  December 1, 2019

The Bahrain Economic Workshop Highlighted the Disparity between the Palestinians’ Claims to Moral Superiority and Their Real Goals

Israel’s Rights in the West Bank Under International Law

Alan Baker  |  Tablet  |  November 18, 2019

Understanding law and justice in the world’s most disputed territories

American Withdrawal and the Future of Israeli Security

Amb. Dore Gold  |  The American Interest  |  October 16, 2019

America’s withdrawal from the Middle East validates the Israeli view that it must not rely on external guarantees.

Who Killed Musa Sadr?

Brig.-Gen. (ret.) Dr. Shimon Shapira  |  The American Interest  |  September 26, 2019

He was the champion of the Lebanese Shi’a.