What’s the Latest in the Middle East? (Part 3)

Ok friends, here we go with the third (and final) in our series of the latest news from the Middle East. In case you have missed them, two preceding posts focused on: What's going on in and around Syria, andWhat's going on in Russia, Sudan, Libya and Europe Today, we'll focus on Iran. It is …

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Anti-Israel Resolutions, “Operation Northern Shield,” and Political Drama in Israel

While hypocrisy continues to reign supreme at the United Nations, Israel is forced once again to take action to thwart Iranian-backed plans of attack, perhaps bolstering Netanyahu's position as Prime Minister. Lest you believe I've gone totally off the rails by lumping those current events into a hodgepodge of nonsense, stick with me.  I think …

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“Hamas is Not a Terrorist Group!”

Yes, I know we are celebrating the festive Hanukkah season, but unfortunately ridiculous news in the Middle East does not take a holiday! The UN General Assembly is scheduled to vote today on a resolution condemning Hamas for firing rockets at Israeli citizens, demanding an end to the incessant violence.  However, according to Palestinian Authority …

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Why Don’t we Hear about This in the News?

Currently, the UN is considering their annual sanctions against Israel, claiming all sorts of humanitarian atrocities.  One of the accusations consistently leveled against Israel is that they are an apartheid state, wanting to "cleanse the land" of all Arabs. Anyone who knows anything at all about Israel knows that Arabs, including Palestinians, live freely in …

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