Friday, 12 March 2021 | Having now almost completed 10 years in prison, the salary the Palestinian Authority [PA] pays to the murderers of the Fogel family is set to rise by 50%, from NIS 4,000 (US $1,203) per month to NIS 6,000 (US $1,806) per month. On March 11, 2011, two Palestinian teenagers, agedContinue Reading »
Friday, 12 March 2021 | Israel Aerospace Industries [IAI] announced on Thursday that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the United Arab Emirates’ [UAE’s] weapons-maker EDGE to develop an advanced anti-drone defense system. The anti-drone system would be “tailored to the UAE market,” with wide-ranging benefits to the Middle East and NorthContinue Reading »
Thursday, 11 March 2021 | Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is traveling today for his first official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) since the two nations normalized ties under the historic Abraham Accords last year, Israeli media reported yesterday. The Israeli prime minister is set to meet with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed binContinue Reading »
Thursday, 11 March 2021 | Some 60 Israeli and Egyptian officials and businesspeople recently took part in the largest bilateral meeting held between the two countries in the last 20 years. The meeting in the Egyptian resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh was aimed at expanding economic cooperation beyond textile manufacturing and natural gas, the latterContinue Reading »
Thursday, 11 March 2021 | The Palestinian Authority [PA] decided to hold elections because PA leader Mahmoud Abbas is laying the groundwork for renewing negotiations with Israel and the administration of US President Joe Biden, the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) reported on Monday. According to the report, the aim of such talks—which would includeContinue Reading »
Thursday, 11 March 2021 | The International Criminal Court (ICC), by straying far from its original purpose, has perjured itself. The ICC was established in 1998 to bring justice to victims of systematic atrocities in countries unable to do so. In its own words: “The core mandate of the ICC is to act as aContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 10 March 2021 | The Iranian regime has acknowledged for the first time that it might pursue openly obtaining nuclear weapons. The Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi, a close advisor to the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, pointed out recently that Iran might in fact very likely pursue that path. This statement is critical. The IranianContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 10 March 2021 | Some 4,000 Israeli diplomats and their families serving in Jerusalem’s 100 embassies and consulates around the world will cast their votes as the first to the polls in the Jewish state’s fourth consecutive national election in less than two years. The remainder of Israel’s 6.3 million eligible voters will waitContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 10 March 2021 | Israel, Cyprus and Greece signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Monday regarding a project to link their power grids via the construction of the world’s longest and deepest undersea power cable. The project, called the “Euro–Asia Interconnector,” will help Israel build on more options for renewable energy, contribute toContinue Reading »
Wednesday, 10 March 2021 | A few weeks ago, 11-year-old Zvi Ben-David from Beersheva was on a family trip to Nahal HaBesor when he caught sight of an unusual object. On picking it up, he saw it was a pottery figurine of a woman. His mother, Miriam Ben-David—a professional tour guide—realized that it was anContinue Reading »
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