July 16, 2024

Phony Palestinian state declarations are harming Palestinian self-determination

The Palestinian Authority is building a city in the HaMasrek nature reserve in the Judean Desert, May 19, 2024. Credit: Gush Etzion Regional Council. by James Sinkinson (FLAME) — Norway, Spain and Ireland have recently recognized the “state” of Palestine. […]
June 24, 2024

Scandal! N.Y. Times finds Israel conspiring to do… what Oslo allows it to do

Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich visits the protest tent outside the Supreme Court in Jerusalem of families of soldiers killed during the Iron Swords War, June 3, 2024. Photo by Chaim Goldberg/Flash90. by Moshe Phillips An Israeli cabinet minister whose responsibilities […]
June 13, 2024

IDF chief talks security with Arab counterparts in Manama

Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Herzi Halevi, Jan. 23, 2024. Credit: IDF. (JNS) — Israel’s top general met this week in Bahrain with counterparts from several Arab militaries to discuss security coordination, Axios reported on June 12. The meeting […]
June 7, 2024

Shooting attack reveals uncomfortable truths about Israel’s options for peace

The Israeli town of Bat Hefer backdropped by the Palestinian city of Tulkarem, situated on the western edge of northern Samaria, Jan. 4, 2024. Photo by Shahar Yaari/Flash90. by Moshe Phillips Nobody in the State Department, or the United Nations, […]
June 1, 2024

“The day after”: What would an actual Palestinian state look like?

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas in Amman, Jordan, on Oct. 13, 2023. Photo by Chuck Kennedy/U.S. State Department. by Eric R. Mandel (JNS) — The Biden administration, as well as almost every […]
April 18, 2024

US vetoes Palestinian bid for full UN membership

Robert Wood, deputy permanent representative of the United States to the United Nations, vetoes the Palestinian bid for admission as a member state of the United Nations at the U.N. Security Council on April 18, 2024. Credit: Manuel Elías/U.N. Photo. […]
April 16, 2024

Christian, Jewish leaders call for Israeli sovereignty over Judea, Samaria

At the National Religious Broadcasters convention on Feb. 22 in Nashville, Ambassador Friedman unveiled his peace plan at a session introducing the group Keep God’s Land. by Andrew Bernard (JNS) — Christian and Jewish leaders gathered in Washington on April […]
February 23, 2024

Ambassador Friedman unveils Israel-Palestinian peace plan at NRB

Ambassador David Friedman unveils his peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians at the National Religious Broadcasters convention on Feb. 22. by Larry Brook (Israel InSight) — With support in Israel for a two-state solution cratering, and a one-state solution […]
February 12, 2024

U.S. obsession with two-state solution is “delusional”

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on a phone call with U.S. officials, including the president, about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s strategy against Hamas on Oct. 11, 2023, in the Oval Office. Credit: Adam Schultz/White House. by Israel Kasnett […]
September 10, 2023

Oslo at 30: What went wrong

Israeli Defense Forces Chief of Staff Yitzhak Rabin with members of the IDF senior command in 1964 — almost 30 years before the signing of the Oslo Accords. Photo by Avraham Vered/Israel Defense Forces and Defense Establishment Archive from the […]
February 7, 2023

Normalization pact means Israel-Sudan peace within reach

Israeli Foreign Minister Eli Cohen meets in Khartoum with General Abdel-Fattah al-Burhan, leader of Sudan’s transitional government, Feb. 2, 2023. Source: Twitter/Sudan Transitional Sovereign Council. by Andrew Jose (JNS) — Israel’s Foreign Minister Eli Cohen met with General Abdel Fattah […]