Arab states hesitate to accept Palestinian refugees, citing historical conflicts, strained relations, and concerns about regional instability.
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We need voices to say that these attacks against Jews across the world are disgraceful. We need you to stop being silent.
More astounding than events in Israel last week was the much larger than expected support for the atrocities by the woke left.
I don’t talk about the Middle East much, because the more I learn the less I seem to understand. Many, many people, hope and pray for the end of the conflict.
Palestinian factions signed a reconciliation deal in Algiers on Thursday, vowing to hold elections by next October in their latest attempt to end rift.
Israel’s ultra-Orthodox MPs aren’t true public servants but rather soldiers for their Rebbes exposing people to COVID agony and death.
Back then – as now – this fit into a “colonialist” narrative of European Jews oppressing Arabs – an easy, eye pleasing but intellectually lazy fit.
The Israeli Prime Minister has no term limits. This could change as the country’s parliament debates whether they should be imposed.
In a new report, Amnesty International accuses Israel of running an “apartheid” state. Israel has accused the rights group of antisemitism in response.
Hamas has refused to allow the Gaza Strip to host the second phase of Palestinian municipal elections, slated for March 26.