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World quick to criticize Israel

Hamas attacks Israel — and the world condemns Israel Lawrence Haas April 11, 2018, The Hill thehill.com 3 mins read © Getty Images The world “should wait for our great move,” said a top Hamas leader, speaking to Palestinian protestors … Continue reading

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Palestinians want to live in Israel

Actually, Palestinians Are Doing Pretty Well Under Israeli Rule  Jonah Cohen, March 20, 2018 www.weeklystandard.com Correction, 3/20/18: The piece originally stated that at the end of the Six-Day War in 1967, “Israel took over the Palestinian territories.” During the Six-Day … Continue reading

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PA security coperates with Israel

The Hush-Hush Deal That Keeps the Middle East From Exploding  Neri Zilber and Ghaith al-Omari 02.12.18 www.thedailybeast.com Israeli and Palestinian officials may growl at one another. But their soldiers are quietly cooperating behind the scenes to keep the peace—as long … Continue reading

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Israel and Saudi Arabia cooperate

theatlantic.com How a Saudi-Israeli Alliance Could Benefit the Palestinians Hussein Ibish 9-11 minutes The flirtation between Israel and Saudi Arabia, which has been gaining momentum both publicly and privately in recent years, seems to be picking up even more steam … Continue reading

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Jerusalem belongs to Israel

jpost.com Israel’s right to Jerusalem established firmly in int’l law, expert says – Christian News Benjamin Glatt Jerusalem Post, June 6, 2017 Israel national flag is projected on the wall near David Tower at the Old City of Jerusalem May … Continue reading

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Arabs still haven’t recovered

foreignpolicy.com The Arab World Has Never Recovered From the Loss of 1967 Emily Tamkin |Foreign Policy, June 5, 2017 On Dec. 11, 2016, Sadiq Jalal al-Azm, Syria’s most consequential public intellectual in the last half-century, died in Berlin. He was … Continue reading

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Israel is strong but vulnerable

journal.georgetown.edu Insecurity and Vulnerability in Israeli Political Culture For most Israelis, including for those who oppose settlement expansion, the main obstacles to peace include terror and the Palestinian rejection of Jewish historical claims and the right to sovereign equality, independent … Continue reading

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Palestinians lost international significance

The Palestinian “Internationalization” Strategy: End of the Road? Download PDF Print INSS Insight No. 907, March 21, 2017 Amos Yadlin , Kobi Michael When the Netanyahu government replaced the Olmert government and Barack Obama assumed the United States presidency, the … Continue reading

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