Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: May 7th, 2013News & Views → News Briefs
Syrian Rebels are holding four UN peacekeepers prisoner. The four Filipino peacekeepers were on the Golan Heights to monitor the ceasefire line between Syria and Israel. The Rebels claim they are holding them, to keep them safe.
Posted on: May 7th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
Netanyahu again plays chess, or poker, with the United States. Kerry wants a building freeze to satisfy Abbas’ conditions for resuming talks. Netanyahu reportedly agreed – but for only five weeks.
Posted on: April 28th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
It took five days, but United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon finally said he “rejects” United Nations Human Rights Council official Richard Falk’s comments that cited “the American global domination project: and US-Israeli relations as provocations for the bombings. Falk, a Jewish American who has long history of accusing Israel of “war crimes” and “apartheid, […]
Posted on: April 24th, 2013News & Views → Israel → Jerusalem
“It’s a move toward confidence building and an attempt to see whether there is forward movement.”
Posted on: April 24th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The US is darned lucky. It deserves worse terror than the Boston bombing. And the root cause is the US backing Israel. Is that Iran talking? No. Just Richard Falk, the UN’s great god of human rights.
Posted on: April 23rd, 2013News & Views → Israel
Defending Israel’s legitimacy is a “huge part” of her work as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice told a Reform Judaism event Sunday evening. “It’s a huge part of my work to the United Nations,” she said at the launching of this year’s social activists’ Consultation on Conscience, organized by the Religious Action […]
Posted on: April 19th, 2013News & Views → Middle East
6.8 million needy, 4.25 million internally displaced, 1.3 million refugees—out of a rapidly shrinking population of 20.8 million.
Posted on: April 12th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
We interrupt this press release to examine the information therein…
Posted on: April 11th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine
The government in Gaza failed to make even the most elementary effort to identifying the killers.
Posted on: April 11th, 2013News & Views → Middle East
"Indefensible for Syrian regime to stand as judge of other countries."
Posted on: April 9th, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Ahmadinejad almost never misses a chance at wiping the West’s face in the dirt. While diplomats try to convince Iran to give up its unstated goal of a nuclear bomb, it launches two new uranium plants.
Posted on: April 8th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Middle East power vacuums are fuel for war. A withdrawal of Assad’s army from across the Golan Heights, and fierce clashes between Hizbullah and Syrian rebels, threaten Israel on both northern fronts.
Posted on: April 6th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili stated that the demands and the sanctions "are a sign of enmity towards the people of Iran."
Posted on: April 2nd, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Iran
Khamenei's decision was designed to avoid a crisis during Iran's election year.
Posted on: March 24th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
In mid-February, dozens of IDF soldiers were observed penetrating into Syria.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine → Hamas
This proposed legislation requires several things of the Palestinian Authority without which it will not receive certain U.S. benefits including significant financial aid and the privilege of being referred to as anything other than "the areas controlled by the Palestinian Authority."
Posted on: March 14th, 2013News & Views → Israel
There will be five other resolutions targeting Israel, and about the same number combined covering the rest of the world.
Posted on: March 11th, 2013News & Views → Eye on Palestine → Hamas
Rather than applying consistent and professional standards to fact-finding, the claims of are often the products of instant speculation.
Posted on: March 10th, 2013News & Views → Middle East → Iran
North Korea's repeated willingness to ignore the demands of the international community to desist from testing nuclear weapons testing can only send the worst signals to Iran, which is that the U.N. will have meetings and denounce actions, but will not prevent further tests.
Posted on: March 6th, 2013News & Views → Israel → IDF
Syrian “Martyrs of Yarmouk” rebels kidnapped 20 UN observers stationed on the Golan Heights. The IDF on high alert and reinforces the fence as civil war reaches the border.
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