Daily Archives: September 11, 2020

‘Anti-Arab group La Familia is only as violent as Israel’s leaders allow it to be’

By | 2020-09-11T22:07:24+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Israel|

The militant La Familia organization of Beitar Jerusalem soccer fans has been the subject of study by Ben-Gurion University doctoral student Sophia Solomon. Her conclusion: The group’s violence benefits both the team and the politicians

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Bahrain agrees to normalize relations with Israel, Trump announces

By | 2020-09-11T20:11:40+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Israel|

The Bahraini foreign minister is expected to participate in the ceremony at the White House together with Netanyahu and the UAE's foreign minister

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Palestinians recall Bahrain envoy over ‘dangerous, delusional’ Israel deal

By | 2020-09-11T19:56:41+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Middle East|

In an apparent bid to calm Palestinian fears normalization would harm them, Trump said 'they're going to want to come in because all of their friends are in'

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Bahrain normalizes ties with Israel weeks after UAE deal

By | 2020-09-11T19:22:47+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Middle East|

Joint statement by the United States, Israel and Bahrain lauds 'positive transformation' in the region ■ Both agreements to be signed at the White House on Tuesday

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In a scenic valley south of Beirut, a classic tale of Lebanese corruption

By | 2020-09-11T18:59:14+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Middle East|

The World Bank pulled the plug on construction of the Bisri Dam, making it the latest failed government adventure, but for residents and environmentalists, it might be best

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Netanyahu’s strategy at play: Go into an election with the whole world against him

By | 2020-09-11T15:42:18+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Israel|

Even Benny Gantz realizes this, and he and Naftali Bennett are each crafting strategies of their own, as Bibi attacks the law enforcement system

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New sign calling disgraced Israeli minister ‘rapist’ hung after activist’s questioning

By | 2020-09-11T15:13:07+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Israel|

'The days are over when rapists are commemorated in the public space,' activists say after action on bridge named after Rehavam Ze’evi

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Netanyahu’s cynical crusade against law enforcement will cost Israel dearly

By | 2020-09-11T14:24:43+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Israel|

Under his watch, corruption inside Israel's police and judiciary grew. Now that he’s in the eye of the storm, he’s prepared to destroy it all, in a lethal show of hypocrisy

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