When celebrated CIA operative Robert Baer speaks, the world ought to listen. His finger is firmly on the pulse of the Middle
The importance of winning recognition for a Palestinian state is that it begins to redress the imbalance in how both Palestinian and Israeli claims are addressed by the international community.
William Hague says: don't let the Arab Spring distract you from the Iranian threat. I say, don't let William Hague distract you from the Arab Spring.
Thirty four years after Egypt's President Anwar Sadat's historic flight to Jerusalem 'the map' may have become ever more redundant but as a mind-set, for Israel and many of her supporters, it has stood the test of time.
Freedom for Palestine may be a catchy tune, but its simplistic message doesn't chime well with the messy reality in the Middle East.
The Assad regime plays a very risky game by sending truckloads of Palestinian refugees to the frontier and encouraging them to demonstrate in favour of Israel's withdrawal.
Jello Biafra might have a crazy name but he is the voice of sanity when it comes to confronting the increasingly influential cultural boycott against Israel