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US leadership most necessary, no competition from China, Russia Obama

Aug 30, 2014

US leadership most necessary, no competition from China, Russia Obama

Obama has said American leadership was never more necessary in the world than now and there is no competition to it from countries like China and Russia. #World #China #Barack Obama #US #Al-Qaeda #Middle East #Russia #Israel #Cold War #TheySaidIt #US President #American leadership
Truce on shaky ground after Hamas refuses to drop weapons

Aug 29, 2014

Truce on shaky ground after Hamas refuses to drop weapons

Prospects of a final deal on along-term Gaza truce between Israel and Hamas were seen asshaky on Friday after its leader ruled out Israeli demands todisarm the Palestinian militant group #Hamas #Israel #Palestine #firing #Netanyahu #Gaza #Palestinians #Rockets #weapons #Truce #failed truce
Hamas leader says Gaza only a "milestone to reaching our objective"

Aug 29, 2014

Hamas leader says Gaza only a "milestone to reaching our objective"

DOHA (Reuters) - Hamas will not cease its resistance against Israel until all its demands are met, the group's overall leader Khaled Meshaal said on Thursday, adding that the latest conflict over Gaza was only "a milestone to reaching our objective". #United States #Arabic #Middle East #Israel #markets #Latin America #Mexico #Ukraine
U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by militants, 81 trapped

Aug 28, 2014

U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by militants, 81 trapped

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the region as the world body works to secure their release, the United Nations said on Thursday. #facebook #Politics #United States #India #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Israel #United Kingdom #Mexico #Ukraine #opinion
Gaza war Israelis skeptical of Netanyahu's claims of victory

Aug 28, 2014

Gaza war Israelis skeptical of Netanyahu's claims of victory

The Gaza war's results were disappointing and were accompanied by what some have described as a sense of sourness. #World #US #Hamas #Israel #UN #Benjamin Netanyahu #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #IDF #Gaza #John Kerry #air strikes #Israeli military #ground operation

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Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Dec 03, 2012

Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Without going into the compelling but competing narratives of why and how Israel landed in what seems a perpetually hostile dynamic, it is easy to see that it is surrounded by hostile neighbors and there is no strategic depth of geography. #HowThisWorks #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Golan Heights
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Nov 16, 2012

Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

A series of incidents in several countries, and involving several organisations, have further highlighted the need for us to think before we tweet, and read before we retweet. #HowThisWorks #BBC #Twitter #Hamas #Israel #Defamation #Gaza #Lord McAlpine

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Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Aug 29, 2014

Kevin Kline takes on Errol Flynn and 'My Old Lady'

Veteran playwright Israel Horovitz believes no actor is capable of doing it all. Except for perhaps Kevin Kline, who, Horovitz observed, "can do really a lot more than most actors can do.... #Errol Flynn #Kevin Kline #Israel Horovitz
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Aug 27, 2014

Netanyahu declares victory in Gaza war

Israel's prime minister declared victory Wednesday in the recent war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, saying the military campaign had dealt a heavy blow and a cease-fire deal gave no concessions to the Islamic militant group... #Israel #Gaza Strip #Jerusalem #Hamas
Read before you RT: Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Aug 26, 2014

New Jersey student disappears in Israeli forest

Aaron Sofer went missing Friday after he went for a hike through the Jerusalem Forest. The 23-year-old grew up in Lakewood, but has lived in Israel for a year, where he's studying at a rabbinical school... #Israel #Jerusalem #New Jersey