Report of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the Gaza Conflict 2014
Speech to the United Nations Human Rights Council Geneva
IDF made efforts, unprecedented in any other army, and exceeding the requirements of the laws of war, to save Palestinian civilian lives, including warning them to leave target zones, Hamas forced them to remain in those areas.
2015-06-30 by Richard Kemp
The New York Times, June 25 2015
The U.N.’s Gaza Report Is Flawed and Dangerous
As a British officer who had more than his share of fighting in Afghanistan, Iraq and the Balkans, it pains me greatly to see words and actions from the United Nations that can only provoke further violence and loss of life.
2015-06-26 by Richard Kemp
Published in El Mundo
What will happen to Israel?
Israel is facing huge problems in its environment and what their leaders decide will determine the international role, the shape and the nature of the country.
2015-03-17 by Rafael Bardají
Published October 27, 2014·Fox News
The Latest Palestinian statehood gambithttp://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2014/10/27/latest-palestinian-statehood-gambit/
There is no Palestinian “state” and no prospect for one without dramatic real-world changes that are unlikely in the foreseeable future.
2014-10-28 by John Bolton
Published in Gatestone Institute
Israel’s Security and Unintended Consequenceshttp://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/4806/israel-security
Fatah leaders ally themselves with the terrorists of Hamas, and, like Hamas, they continue to reject the every existence of the State of Israel.
2014-10-23 by Richard Kemp
Post-Operation Protective Edge Strategic Assessment
Beyond the operational and strategic merits and shortcomings of the Egyptian proposal, the Israeli cabinet will face a domestic challenge in articulating to the public the reasoning behind accepting the proposal.
2014-08-18 by Friends of Israel Initiative
Give Israel a Chance
Hamas is not an innocent NGO; it’s a terrorist organization included as such in the lists of both the U.S. State Department and the European Union.
2014-08-01 by Rafael Bardají
Gaza: Peace is the Problem
Peace doesn’t need more plans. Peace requires partners willing not to kill one another, but to understand one another.
2014-07-30 by Rafael Bardají