Daily Archives: January 28, 2019

Israel’s ex-air force chief: Military capability won’t get Iran out of Syria, only Russia can do it

By | 2019-01-28T22:22:22+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Middle East|

'There's a very great chance that the Russians will do an about-face on us,' Amir Eshel says amid visit by Putin's Syria envoy as tensions simmer

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Israel to expel international monitoring force in Hebron after 20-year presence

By | 2019-01-28T20:15:09+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Middle East|

Haaretz recently covered a confidential report put out by the Temporary International Presence in Hebron documenting Israel regularly breaking international law in the divided West Bank city

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Archaeologists discover ancient wine cellars in Egypt’s Nile Delta

By | 2019-01-28T19:52:44+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Middle East|

The wine cellars date back to Egypt's Greco-Roman period, which spans from the fourth century B.C.E. to the seventh century C.E.

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Politics, death penalties and SpongeBob: A look at Israeli jails’ security wings

By | 2019-01-28T19:36:13+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Middle East|

The rift between Fatah and Hamas, the suffocating conditions, canteen allowances, dental health and MK Oren Hazan – impressions from Haaretz conversations with Palestinian security prisoners

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Collusion: How Trump’s peace plan helps Netanyahu win the election and avert prison

By | 2019-01-28T18:51:30+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Middle East|

The plan to publish the U.S. blueprint shortly after the April 9 ballot aims to cast the prime minister as a peacenik worthy of leftist absolution

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Deri grants former NBA star Stoudemire status of temporary resident

By | 2019-01-28T16:25:03+00:00 January 28th, 2019|Israel|

Deri has yet to grant Stoudemire with Israeli citizenship, but promised that his case will be discussed and considered promptly.

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French payment firm closes Nazi account with Hezbollah, Assad and BDS ties

By | 2019-01-28T16:08:02+00:00 January 28th, 2019|World|

The Third Way wrote on its website: “What every person can do against the Zionist genocide.” The neo-Nazi group supports the BDS movement against the Jewish state.

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