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New Ways of Responding to Extremist Islam

The West needs to invest in an ideological war against radical Islam… Read more

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The Muslim Brotherhood, Fountain of Islamist Violence

Wed, March 8, 2017 at 17:56 pm CEST

A political party or a jihadi group?… Read more

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Iranian Conduct in the Early Days of the Trump Administration

Mon, March 6, 2017 at 12:23 pm CEST

Tension between the new administration and Tehran increased within a short while… Read more

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Sixth International Conference on Palestinian Intifada Calls for the Destruction of Israel

Sun, February 26, 2017 at 20:15 pm CEST

At Conference in Tehran support for Palestinian intifada and calls for the destruction of Israel… Read more

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Iranian Concerns Grow Over Russia’s Syrian Policies

Mon, January 9, 2017 at 11:26 am CEST

Iranian criticism of Russia is not new… Read more

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New Year Speech to the Muslim World

Sun, January 1, 2017 at 14:27 pm CEST

The West is sacrificing the safety and security of citizens for the sake of multiculturalism, but in order for multiculturalism to work, it must be a two-way street between people that share common values of respect of each other’s culture. Unfortunately, the West did not get that from Islam. Read more

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The UN Declares War on Judeo-Christian Civilization

Thu, December 29, 2016 at 21:54 pm CEST

It is a dreadful manipulation to try erase all Jewish and Christian history, to make believe that all the world was originally and forever only Islamic… Read more

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“Celebrating” Orientalism

Thu, December 29, 2016 at 19:04 pm CEST

Through the backdoor of an unreciprocated concern for the “other,” educated Westerners have allowed a hostile, bullying, honor-shame discourse to take over much of their public space. And as millions of refugees are thrown up on the shores of Europe, Western policymakers remain captive to suicidal memes that bespeak a profound ignorance of Arab and Muslim culture… Read more

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Europe’s Compassionate Hatred of Israel

Thu, December 29, 2016 at 14:26 pm CEST

Europe’s alliance with the enemies of Israel, for the purpose of delegitimizing and destroying it, has simply continued the policies of Hitler and Pétain… Read more

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Obama is Not Done with Israel, yet

Thu, December 29, 2016 at 00:19 am CEST

The Obama-sponsored UNSC Resolution 2334, is, in fact, a declaration of economic and legal warfare against Israel and a call for arms to the Palestinians… Read more

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The EU vs. the Nation State?

Wed, December 28, 2016 at 22:40 pm CEST

Why would any European nation want to throw out its sovereignty to institutions that are fundamentally unaccountable and authoritarian, rather than democratically legitimate, power… Read more

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Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realities

Fri, November 4, 2016 at 18:24 pm CEST

Israeli economic liberalism… Read more

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The Funeral of the Oslo Accords

Mon, October 31, 2016 at 16:42 pm CEST

The burial of Shimon Peres was also the burial of the Oslo Accords… Read more

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Eastern Europe: The Last Barrier between Christianity and Islam

Wed, September 21, 2016 at 11:21 am CEST

The last chance to save Europe’s roots might well come from those who defeated the Ottomans in 1699… Read more

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Egypt’s Al Sisi to UN: Religious Terrorism is the Cancer of our Age

Wed, September 21, 2016 at 11:09 am CEST

President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi addresses the General Assembly… Read more

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President Erdogan to UN: Fethullah Organization is Threat to World Democracy

Wed, September 21, 2016 at 01:54 am CEST

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey addresses General Assembly… Read more

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President Obama Defends His Foreign Policy in Final Speech to the UN General Assembly

Tue, September 20, 2016 at 22:00 pm CEST

President Obama’s final speech to the UN General Assembly… Read more

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Iran’s Rouhani: Tactical Shift at the UN

Tue, September 20, 2016 at 10:30 am CEST

Rouhani’s goal is to reinforce Iran’s entrenched revolutionary ideal of anti-Americanism… Read more

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ISIS: What Next?

Sun, September 18, 2016 at 23:12 pm CEST

ISIS: an overview and future trends… Read more

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The Irish-Palestinian Connection

Why are so many Irish activists supporting the Palestinian cause? And why are so many of the Irish human rights activists so biased and anti-Israel behind a mask of human rights activity… Continue reading

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The War Before The Six Day War

On May 14, 1967, the territorial limits of the State of Israel were the lines agreed upon in her Armistice Agreements of 1949 with Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, and Egypt. Israel held none of the territories she was to gain as a result of the still undreamed-of war three weeks away… Continue reading

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    The mosques are our barracks, the domes our helmets, the minarets our bayonets and the faithful our soldiers.

    — Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Spoken at a public meeting in Siirt in southeastern Turkey (Dec 12, 1997), reciting a poem by secular nationalist poet Ziya Gökalp, “Asker Duasi” [Prayer of the Soldier], 1912.

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