| 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...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The essay by Frederic Hill and Col. Sam Gardiner in The Sun ("Don't rule out boots on the ground," Sept. 18) confronted the inadequacy of the president's war strategy, but their claim that the president's "no boots on the ground" strategy sends a signal...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Israeli forces Tuesday killed two Palestinians considered responsible for the abduction and deaths in June of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank that helped trigger weeks of fighting in the Gaza Strip, officials said.
According to the Israeli...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Islamist movement Hamas has agreed to share power in the Gaza Strip with the more moderate and secular Fatah faction, representatives from the two sides said at a news conference in the Egyptian capital on Thursday.
Hamas forcibly ejected its...
| 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...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:25 AM
The images you see on TV and in newspapers are heartbreaking.
Palestinians running from bombs. Palestinians mourning the loss of a relative. Palestinians grieving.
Anybody should feel for those people. What they are going through in Gaza is...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Let us note; 1000 acres is 1.6 square miles.
Say what you wish about ISIS, it is brutally honest. It says what it intends to do and does it albeit savagely taking hundreds of human heads off while doing so. The world witnessed another beheading this...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Now that the active shooting between Israel and Hamas has subsided, it is time to look at a larger question. Both sides believe that the other does not want peace. Israel describes Hamas as a terrorist organization bent upon its destruction and Hamas...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Why is the world silent while Christians are being slaughtered in the Middle East and Africa? In Europe and in the United States, we have witnessed demonstrations over the tragic deaths of Palestinians who have been used as human shields by Hamas, the...
| Aug 7, 2014
It amazes me how the media condemns Israel in the war in the Middle East. They keep saying that the war is unfair because too many Palestinians are being killed and not enough Israelis. In other words, if more Israelis are killed it would be a fairer war....