A collection of what’s being said about the sturm und drang of the Palestinian Papers published in The Guardian: Elliott Abrams: Third, what some newspapers are calling “offers” or “agreements” made in the 2007-2008 negotiations are far less than that–are in fact most often preliminary probes or efforts to smoke out the other side. The Israelis…
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So the Palestinian Authority and its Fatah cadres are having a hissy fit over a slew of documents leaked to Al-Jazeera and then shared with The Guardian. Big yawn. The whole leak is just a localized version of Wikileaks, ultimately more embarrassing for the Palestinians than for Israel, though there’s plenty of room to ruminate “What if…
In the aftermath of the Mavi Marmara, the world demanded a thorough, impartial and transparent Israeli inquiry into the affair. Well, they got it. The Turkel commission released its part one of its final report (296 pages of pure PDF joy). Three thoughts as I skim through it: Unfortunate as it is, the Israeli-Egyptian closure of…
There was absolutely no news at the IDF’s Bethlehem checkpoint, but get a load of this photo serving only to dehumanize the army. Palestinians pass through a security checkpoint at the Bethlehem checkpoint in the West Bank. (AFP/File/Musa al-Shaer) More on photo bias here.
Since when were tourists able to visit Jerusalem in a state of Palestine stretching from the Med to the River Jordan?
Why does the media not show the same skepticism towards Palestinian libels as it does towards official Israeli statements?
Do Israeli war criminals exercise a malignant power and influence over British policies?
Article claims Israeli policies ‘designed to cause animosities.’
The medical journal fails to address HR’s legitimate concerns, instead proving them outright in a one-sided letter to The Guardian.