The intelligence agency for the German state of Baden-Württemberg classified an anti-Israel group that supports the boycott, divestment, sanctions (BDS) movement as antisemitic in its newly released May intelligence report.
A salvo of twenty-seven mortar shells were fired on Tuesday morning at Israeli towns surrounding the Gaza Strip, with at least two exploding inside the communities, one in a kindergarten yard.
DEBATT. I mars kunde Svenska kommittén mot antisemitism avslöja att professorn Mattias Gardell planerade att medverka vid en konferens arrangerad av ett regimlojalt turkiskt forskningscentrum.
LET’S TALK about proportionality—or, more important, about its negative form. “Disproportionate” is the favorite critical term in current discussions of the morality of war. But most of the people who use it don’t know what it means in international law or in just war theory.
On Wednesday at 7 p.m., a rare and most unusual interview with Hamas’s Gaza chief Yahya Sinwar, who spent 22 years in an Israeli jail and was released as part of the 2011 deal to free Gilad Shalit, was broadcast on Al Jazeera.
The revelation that seemingly 53 of the dead on the Gaza border on Monday were Hamas and Islamic Jihad members doesn’t only exonerate the IDF – it shows that the IDF acted in a remarkably professional way, exactly the opposite of how they are being painted. It’s simple math.
The news tells us less about Israel than about the people writing the news, a former AP reporter says. During the Gaza war this summer, it became clear that one of the most important aspects of the media-saturated conflict between Jews and Arabs is also the least covered: the press itself.