Never a dull moment in Israel! At the crack of dawn, my alarm clock jolted me awake. I was all set to write about the pros and cons concerning the … Read More SHOULD ISRAEL HOLD A NATIONAL REFERENDUM ON WEST BANK ANNEXATION?
And so it has finally begun – PM Benjamin Netanyahu lost his most recent legal battle in which he tried to duck out of the opening of his own trial, … Read More NETANYAHU NOW FACES THE MUSIC IN ISRAELI COURT!
IsraCast chooses this literary quotation as the most apt reaction of many Israeli legal experts, as well as disgruntled voters, who are now flabbergasted by their High Court’s ruling. To … Read More “IF ISRAEL’S HIGH COURT SUPPOSES THAT – THE LAW IS A ASS, A IDIOT”
As I gaze down on the valley from my home in (Western) Jerusalem, a thick white mist obscures the landscapes below. This resembles the current state of affairs after President … Read More Uncertainty and Palestinian Violence in the Wake of Trump Peace Plan
Israelis and Palestinians are still reeling and will continue to do so for some time to come. Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu even thought he had the green light from Trump … Read More Trump Fallout – Israel Rejoices, Palestinians Denounce
President Donald Trump has decided to take the wraps off his “deal of the century,” a peace proposal for Israel and the Palestinians. This came in the middle of a … Read More This is a Real Shocker!
Neither Benny Gantz nor Bibi Netanyahu shows any sign of backing down. Both declare victory in the September 17 election. When the final tally is in, Gantz is expected to … Read More GANTZ & NETANYAHU SHOULD FORM NATIONAL UNITY GOVERNMENT AGREEING TO RESOLVE CRITICAL ISSUES BY NATIONAL REFERENDUM
“Talk about being between a rock and a hard place”! Even for the embattled Jewish state, this was a completely new twist. PM Bibi Netanyahu had to choose between siding … Read More NETANYAHU TO ALLOW U.S. MUSLIM CONGRESSWOMAN TO ENTER ISRAEL ON CONDITION SHE REFRAINS FROM BDS ACTIVITY DURING HER VISIT
It’s still early, but Bibi Netanyahu’s days as Prime Minister may soon be over. Netanyahu’s nemesis, Ehud Barak, has just announced that he is entering Israel’s current election campaign intending … Read More EHUD BARAK MAY TOPPLE ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER BIBI NETANYAHU
How is Israel reaction to the current escalation between the US and Iran in the Gulf? Obviously, Israel is rooting for Trump, as are all the Arab states, which also … Read More ISRAEL AND THE GULF CRISIS