When one examines the articles of the reconciliation agreement between Hamas and Fatah, one can quickly understand that this is an old soup that has been reheated. The agreement the two sides signed was to implement previous agreements on internal Palestinian unity.
Sometimes there are not just good guys and bad guys—there are bad guys and worse guys as well. That’s apparently the perspective the US is taking after they decided to send Egypt 10 Apache attack helicopters to help the Egyptian counterterrorism effort in the Sinai region that borders Israel.
Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz is, at the age of 27, the youngest foreign minister in the world. Yesterday [Apr. 22] he met with Israel's President Shimon Peres who, at 90 years old, is currently the oldest head of state in the world. President Peres was in Austria last month on an official visit when he met with Kurz for the first time.
Analysis: Most of [the] Lebanese terror organization's attempts to avenge its commander's assassination have failed thanks to improvement in Israel's intelligence collection abilities.
Speculation is rife that a breakthrough in reconciliation efforts between the Fatah and Hamas factions is imminent following word that Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzook arrived in the Gaza Strip from his base in Egypt for talks with a Fatah delegation due to visit Gaza later this week.
In a few days, we will commemorate the memory of the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust and the bravery of all those who stood up against Nazi barbarism. This year, the IDF is putting together a special social media project. With your help, we will pay tribute to Holocaust survivors across various social networks.