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Hamas Helped, Israel Handicapped by Threats to Their Respective Publics

Soon after the 2006 war with Lebanon, it became clear that Israel's Achilles heel was the fear that demoralized its population.
Syria, the United States, and the El Salvador Option (Part Two)

Syria, the United States, and the El Salvador Option (Part Two)

The United States, NATO, and Israel have long sought the destabilization of Syria.

Syria, the United States, and the El Salvador Option (Part One)

The United States, NATO, and Israel have long sought the destabilization of Syria.
Salafists Could Roll Arab Spring Back to Arab Winter

Salafists Could Roll Arab Spring Back to Arab Winter

The support that successive U.S. administrations has provided to Salafism and its outgrowth, Wahhabism, is as discouraging as it is bewildering.

To Israel, an Iranian Bomb Is a Hegemonic as Well as "Existential" Threat (Part Two)

Israel and the U.S. have painted Iran with such dark colors that should they decide not to attack it, they would have trouble explaining themselves.

To Israel, an Iranian Bomb Is a Hegemonic as Well as "Existential" Threat (Part One)

Israel fears that its role as regional kingpin would be threatened if Iran developed nuclear weapons.

Israel's Pickle: Iran (Part 2)

Some Israelis argue that Israel alone is responsible for preventing Iran from gaining the necessary technology for nuclear weapons.

The Iranian Dilemma: Israel (Part 1)

The alleged assassination plot and the recent IAEA report are greasing the skids for war against Iran.

Kaddish for Oslo, Part 2: The Palmer Report

September turned out to be nothing short of a political tsunami for Israel's leaders and, consequently, for the United States as well.
Kaddish for Oslo

Kaddish for Oslo

The Oslo Accords produced nothing but settlements and suffering.