Author Archives: Simon Plosker


U.S., Russian Air Strikes Put Israeli Actions Into Perspective

U.S., Russian Air Strikes Put Israeli Actions Into Perspective

As Russia bombs Syrian targets and the U.S. is accused of a “war crime” following an attack on an Afghan hospital, what does this say about Israeli actions?


Poll: Most Palestinians Oppose Two-State Solution

Today’s Top Stories 1. According to a poll, a majority of Palestinians (51%) is now opposed to a two-state solution while 65% want President Mahmoud Abbas to resign. The Times of London comments: Hamas is a terrorist group. Fatah, which theoretically runs both territories, is corrupt and chaotic. To put it mildly, neither is an


Netanyahu Visits Moscow to Discuss Syria With Putin

Today’s Top Stories 1. Accompanied by a high-level delegation of IDF staff, PM Netanyahu is in Moscow today to discuss with President Putin, Russia’s increasing military engagement in the Syrian civil war. The Times of Israel reports: According to early assessments, the two leaders will likely discuss three key topics: keeping advanced weapons out of


Ann Coulter Posts “F—ing Jews” Tweets

Today’s Top Stories 1. After U.S.-Israeli ties feature in the Republican leadership debate, prominent commentator Ann Coulter takes to Twitter accusing the candidates of pandering to ‘f—ing Jews.’     2. President Obama will host Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Nov. 9 in their first face-to-face meeting since their rupture over the international nuclear