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Palestinians Plan ‘Warm’ Welcome for Obama

When and if Obama visits, he will be reminded of the fact that many Palestinians continue to regard the U.S. as an enemy, not a friend.

Gaza Exporting Terrorists to Syria

The Gaza Strip is swarming with radical Islamist groups whose goal is to destroy Israel and the U.S. Most emerged after the Israeli withdrawal from the Gaza Strip in 2005.

Palestinians Plan Violence so US Extracts Israeli Concessions

It now remains to be seen whether Obama is aware of this attempt to put pressure on him, or whether he will continue to turn a blind eye.

What Is Really Blocking the Peace Process?

Today, it is clearer than ever that neither Hamas nor Fatah is interested in achieving unity -- each for its own reasons.

The West Ignores Abbas, Hamas Silencing of Critics

As far as many Western governments and journalists are concerned, physical assaults on Palestinian reporters in the Gaza Strip are fine as long as they are not perpetrated by Israel.

Egyptians See Hamas as Meddling in Their Affairs

The downfall of the Mubarak regime has been a great blessing for Hamas, which has since emerged as a major player in the Palestinian and regional arena.

Palestinians’ Nazi-Style Youth Movement Prepares for Jihad

How can anyone talk about the two-state solution when thousands of Palestinian children are being trained to use weapons and explosives to replace Israel with an Islamic state?

The Talibanization of Gaza

The Hamas government in Gaza has been banning Western-style clothing and haircuts, and in some case forcing women to wear Islamic headdress.

How the Palestinians Tried to Scare Israeli Voters

It does not really matter who is in power in Israel: no Palestinian leader has a mandate to make any concessions to Israel, let alone sign a peace treaty.

Facebook’s ‘Accidental Mistake’

One can only hope that the same Facebook employee who "accidentally" removed the article will make the same mistake and close down accounts belonging to terrorist organizations and their leaders.

Fatah’s Armed Gangs are Back

The US and EU, who have been funding and training the Palestinian security forces in Judea and Samaria, need to bang on the table -- now -- and demand that Abbas rein in the Fatah militiamen.

Islamists in Jordan Oppose Upcoming Elections and Democracy Altogether

It now remains to be seen whether the Salafi Jihadists will resort to violence to prevent or foil the parliamentary election.

The Palestinian Authority’s Inconvenient Truths

Western journalists, donors and decision-makers need to know that many Palestinian-related truths are being ignored or hidden from them.

What Abbas’s Latest Threats Really Mean

What Abbas is not telling the Israeli public is that he simply does not have a mandate from his people to make any form of concessions to Israel.

Why Arabs Hate And Kill Palestinians

Outside Israel, Palestinian groups meddle in the affairs of other Arab states and are punished in the extreme.

Behind Salam Fayyad’s Call for ‘Economic Intifada’

Fayyad wants Palestinians to boycott Israel, but at the same time is unable to provide them with better alternatives.

Tens of Thousands of Judea and Samaria Hamas Loyalists Have Launched the Third Intifada

Abbas and Hamas have decided for now to lay their differences aside and work towards escalating tensions on the ground, particularly in Judea and Samaria.

Radical Palestinians Vastly Outnumber Moderates

When Abbas says that a Palestinian state within the pre-1967 lines would lead to a just and comprehensive peace in the Middle East, he is ignoring the fact that a large number of Palestinians think otherwise.

With UN Support, Hamas, Fatah, Can Win the Next War

As one Hamas official put it, "In the next war with Israel, Israelis will be forced to flee not only their homes, but the whole country."

Hamas Sees Abbas’s Statehood Bid as Step to Islamist Rule

They did not celebrate out of support for the two-state solution peace with Israel.

Is Abbas About to Join Hamas?

Abbas was one of the first Arab leaders to congratulate Hamas on its "victory" over Israel during the recent eight-day confrontation.

Hamas Is Fooling Everyone, Everywhere (Video)

Is Hamas really on its way to moderation and pragmatism, as some Western political analysts and diplomats have come to believe?

Has Obama Decided to Get Rid of Jordan’s King Abdullah?

Unless the U.S. clarifies its position regarding King Abdullah and reiterates its full backing for his regime, the Muslim fundamentalists are likely to step up their efforts to create anarchy and lawlessness in the kingdom.

An Arab View…

Scenes of jubilation over the rocket attacks on Israel were also reported in several Palestinian cities in the West Bank, including Ramallah, the center of Palestinian "pragmatism and moderation."

No Room for Moderate Palestinians

Obviously, the Palestinians have been radicalized to a point where they are not ready to hear about any concessions to Israel or tolerate the presence of an Israeli businessman in a Palestinian city.

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