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The Ongoing Drama of Palestinian Lies

06/22/17
by Bassam Tawil
    The current policy of the PA leadership is to avoid alienating the Trump administration by continuing to pretend that Abbas and his cronies are serious about achieving peace with Israel. This is why Abbas's representatives are careful not to criticize Trump or his envoys.
      When Israel...

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Why Won't Abbas Accept "Two States for Two Peoples"?

06/13/17
by Alan M. Dershowitz
   Over the years, and to the current day, they continue to want no state for the Jewish people more than they want a state for Palestinian Arabs.     The general idea of a two-state solution – which Abbas has nominally supported – does not specify that one state would be for the Jewish people and...

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Palestinians: Crocodile Tears and Terrorism

06/08/17
by Bassam Tawil

This apparent repudiation of terrorism is a startling development for Abbas. The only catch is that when it comes to Israel, Abbas takes quite the opposite line.

For the past two years, Palestinians have been waging a new type of "intifada" against Israel -- one that consists of knife...

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This is the year to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

05/30/17
by Susan Michael

Many conservative Christians voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election due to his commitments on several issues—one...

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Nuke Dictators: What If Syria and Iraq Had Nuclear Weapons?

05/12/17
by Arlene Bridges Samuels, ACLI Leadership Outreach Director

Iraq and Syria could have been nuclear powers today if it were not for one nation: Israel.

With Syria and the Islamic State running killing...

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Did the Jews Steal the Palestinians’ Land?

05/04/17
by Susan Michael

Road signs IsraelA common accusation against Israel is that the state is founded...

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Red Cross Official: Israel is not an apartheid state

04/26/17
by Sever Plocker

Jacques De Maio, who heads the International Committee of the Red Cross delegation to Israel and the PA, asserts: 'There is no IDF order to shoot suspects to kill, as political officials tried to convince us'; he also rejects claims of apartheid: 'There isn't a regime here that is based on the...

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IS PALESTINIAN PRESIDENT MAHMOUD ABBAS A TRUE PEACE PARTNER FOR ISRAEL?

04/05/17
by Susan Michael, ICEJ US Director

Mahmoud Abbas became the first prime minister of the Palestinian Authority in 2003 and was elected as its president in 2005 after former leader Yasser Arafat’s...

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The uphill battle over returning to Jerusalem

03/01/17
by David Parsons, ICEJ VP & Senior Spokesperson

Will the Trump administration do good on its early promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem? And if so, what effect would it have on...

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WHY IS JERUSALEM SO CONTROVERSIAL?

02/10/17
by Susan Michael, ICEJ US Director

Western Wall IsraelJERUSALEM­—it’s a name which stirs a wide spectrum of emotions and a quagmire of international disagreement. Here are several...

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