The fact that the two sides are willing to endanger Iran, the region and world – to further their specific gains – is heartbreaking.
Calling for a whole country to be evicted from the Middle East is the same as calling for its destruction. Who will then take over its natural resources, we wonder?
Mr. Reza Pahlavi has joined this “opposition” and is their main candidate. But the eyes of those who count are on the natural resources.
“In the past 45 days,” Goldenberg said, “there have been 190 incidents against Jews and Jewish institutions throughout the United States. This is unprecedented, we don’t know how to explain it, and, frankly, I’m worried.”
Rival militia groups are engaged in increasingly bloody fighting, and fires rage in central Tripoli, but the world’s powers have no interest in putting out the fires or halting the violence. Read More
From panic to outright loathing and intolerance, the atmosphere in the Israel of Operation Protective Edge is very different than that during previous military operations.
All the seeds of the incitement of the past few years, all the nationalistic, racist legislation and the incendiary propaganda, the scare campaigns and the subversion of democracy by the right-wing camp – all these have borne fruit, and that fruit is rank and rotten. Read More
I want to apologize for those on my side who are guilty of incitement, and whom we neither jail nor try, but rather furnish salaries as cabinet ministers, heads of youth movements, civil servant chief rabbis, and commentators. Read More
UK Foreign Office minister for the Middle East and South Asia, Alistair Burt, condemns the killing of 92 people, including 32 children, in the Syrian city of Houla, and he expects the foreign secretary, William Hague, will discuss the situation when he meets with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov Read More