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Does Jordan Want Palestinians in Control of the Border?

The Jordanian monarch fears being accused of treason and collaboration with the "Zionist enemy."

Egypt’s War on Hamas

Hamas faces two options: initiate new confrontation with Israel, or to confront the Egyptian Aramy in the Sinai.

Fatah Wants Egypt to Overthrow Hamas

"The Egyptians are strangling the Gaza Strip." — Fawzi Barhoum, spokesman for Hamas.

Palestinians Accuse Peace Negotiators of Treason

Palestinian leaders have legitimized Israel to the point where it has become a "crime" for any Palestinian to be seen talking to, much less negotiating with any Israeli.

Egypt Blockades Gaza – Where Are the Flotillas?

The activists do not care about the Palestinians' suffering as much as they are interested in advancing their anti-Israel agenda. They rarely have anything good to offer the Palestinians.

Palestinians Dismiss Prisoner Release as a ‘Bribe’

They regard the prisoner release as something Israel was supposed to have done years ago. Many will continue to see it as part of an Israeli-American scheme to extract concessions.

Islamists’ Scheme to Destabilize Jordan

Signs of the impending trouble awaiting King Abdullah emerged in the past few days.

Will Hamas Be Next?

The downfall of the Muslim Brotherhood regime in Egypt is a severe blow to Hamas

Political Persuasion, Palestinian Style

Originally published at the Gatestone Institute. The consequences in the long-term are disastrous: they embolden the radicals and help raise new generations of Arabs...

Palestinians: Why Abbas Chose this Prime Minister

On the political arena, the appointment of Hamdallah will have no impact whatsoever.

Palestinians Threaten their Own Businessmen

They have begun threatening businessmen who want to work with Israeli counterparts.

Palestinians: Kerry Trying to Bribe Us to “Sell Out”

Kerry's plan to boost the Palestinian economy has hardly impressed the Palestinian Authority leadership.

Who is Really Desecrating Holy Sites?

Palestinians claim that the mere presence of Jewish visitors is a 'desecration' of the holy site.

Why Doesn’t the EU Condemn PA Torture?

Praising Abbas for instructing his security forces to stop torturing Palestinian detainees is like welcoming a convicted armed robber's promise to retire.

Fatah’s Drive Against ‘Normalization’

Palestinian youths from Hebron, though, who met with Israelis near Bethlehem to share their problems and insights have been forced to issue a statement distancing themselves from the meeting.

Al-Qaradawi and the New Religious Conflict with Israel

Al-Qaradawi's visit and statements also serve as a reminder that the Israeli-Arab conflict is centered, more than ever, around religion.

Media Yawns as Palestinians in Syria Killed, Injured, Displaced

Palestinians in Lebanon are subjected to apartheid laws that deny them work, social and health benefits, and freedom of movement.

Kerry Betting on the Wrong Horses

The Arab League is an incompetent and ineffectual body that has long been ridiculed by most Arabs.

Checkpoints Stop Terrorists, not Elections

Israel has never stopped Palestinians from holding free elections or implementing administrative and financial reforms.

Palestinian Journalists Declare War on Israeli Colleagues

PA officials and journalists later explained that the ban does not apply to some journalists working for the Israeli daily Ha'aretz and who report on 'Palestinian suffering.'

Salam Fayyad and the ‘Major Blow’ to Peace

As prime minister of the Palestinian Authority, Fayyad was never involved in any of the peace talks with Israel.

Mashaal Cannot Change Hamas

Even if Mashaal himself changes, Hamas will always remain the same Hamas.

Why Salam Fayyad Stood No Chance against Fatah

Fayyad has no grassroots support or political power bases among Palestinians.

Raping Women in the Name of Islam

A fatwa allows the jihadis to have sexual intercourse with women who fall captive during war.

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