| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:40 PM
For the first time since 2007, Palestinian Authority officials traveled Thursday from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip.
Describing the day as "historic," Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah held a first meeting of the new unity government...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:29 PM
For several decades now, Israel's enemies have actively and willfully defamed the Jewish state by comparing its actions to the atrocities committed by the worst villains in recent history.
We all know about the ludicrous and insulting parallel drawn...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:45 AM
The recent letter writer critical of Israeli actions in Gaza ("Israel committed war crimes during its invasion of Gaza," Oct. 1) conveniently forgets the origins of the Gaza conflict and the effort that Israel made to reduce civilian casualties. Hamas for...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:55 PM
After reading Zahi Khouri's guest column on Sept. 26, I was left aghast by the assertion that "Israel must do more..." Israel wants nothing more than for the West Bank and Gaza to function independently and without interference. The open issues of land...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Abba Eban, Israel's legendary representative to the United Nations, once famously remarked that "the Arabs never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity." Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas proved Eban's point Friday, in an incendiary speech to the U....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:20 PM
After a summer of tension over the war in the Gaza Strip, President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered a new season of troubles in their often-fraught relationship with a meeting Wednesday that highlighted hard disagreements...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Letter writer Irwin E. Weiss could not be further from the truth when he refers to Israel's recent invasion of Gaza as its "recent war of defense" ("Compare and contrast: Israel in Gaza, U.S. in Syria," Sept. 25).
In fact, it was Israel that...
| Aug 13, 2014
It appears the United Nations has singled out and chastised Israel for, of all things, failing to provide Hamas with Iron Dome technology. This was developed specifically to protect Israelis from Hamas' deadly attacks — along with other anti-...
| Jul 23, 2014
It is with contempt for most of the TV and print progressive media that I write this letter. They see a moral equivalence between Israel and Hamas. "Time and again they buy into the propaganda Hamas puts out with the aid of the millions of dollars given...
| Aug 27, 2014
I truly marvel at the short memories and one-sidedness of people when they blame the Israelis for killing civilians who voted Hamas into power. These thugs then form human shields behind which they hide ammunition and rockets in order to prevent the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Mosab Hassan Yousef, known as the "Son of Hamas," addressed Congregation B'nai Israel in Boca Raton on Saturday evening, Sept. 20.
As the son of one of the founders of Hamas, Yousef provided a first-hand account of the Middle East conflict and discussed...