OPINION ARTICLES

  • GAZA CONFLICT AUGUST 2022

    Operation BREAKING DAWN: An assessment

    On the afternoon of Friday 4th August, the IDF launched Operation BREAKING DAWN, targeted strikes into Gaza against what Prime Minister Lapid described as an "immediate threat". This is the first of the major Gaza conflicts (beginning with Operation CAST LEAD in 2008) in which Israel has launched a pre-emptive strike rather than responding to rocket fire from Gaza.

    2022-08-18 by Col. Richard Kemp

  • Gatestone Institute, August 7 2022

    Gaza: The Usual Suspects Condemn Israel

    https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/18784/gaza-condemn-israel PIJ is an Iranian proxy, directed and funded to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). Its leader, Ziad Nakhaleh, has been in Tehran for the last few days, meeting with his IRGC paymasters and other government officials including Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi.

    2022-08-07 by Col. Richard Kemp

  • Biden Administration

    Biden visits the old Middle East

    https://voz.us/biden-visits-old-middle-east/?lang=en Things have changed a lot in the area that the president will visit this Wednesday. It will depend on his mental dexterity to learn about the new board.

    2022-07-15 by Rafael Bardají

  • Exposing the Lie of Israel Apartheid

    https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/18094/israel-apartheid The lie of "Israeli apartheid" was dreamt up in Moscow during the Cold War and driven home by a relentless Soviet propaganda campaign until it took hold in the UN and across the Middle East and the West. This included the repeated comparison of Israel with South Africa in the Soviet media and in books such as "Zionism and Apartheid", an official state publication of Ukraine, then part of the Soviet Union.

    2022-01-31 by Colonel (Retd) Richard Kemp