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All posts tagged "IDF"

  • You Had No Idea They’d React That Way?

    Really? Are we really supposed to believe that. Upon waking up this morning, I flipped through the news channels and as I passed the BBC,...

  • Lawlessness Begets Extremism

    Duh. That’s Lisa Goldman‘s central thesis in an opinion piece written in today’s edition of Haaretz: For Palestinians in the West Bank, the sense of...

  • Lest We Forget

    These are words that we hear at least once a year. For those of us who grew up in Jewish day school or in Sunday...

  • Hamas Leader Meshal Says War Against Israel Remains an Option

    Scary! Khaled Meshal, political leader of Hamas, recently stated that all options against Israel remain open, including war: “We will do everything to obtain the...

  • An Official Response to Goldstone

    It’s about time, no? The Israeli Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center, (the “Malam”), headed by Colonel (Res). Reuven Erlich, has released a 500 page report...

  • Peres Speaks at the Herzliya Conference

    Speaking, last night, at the Herzliya Conference, Israeli President Shimon Peres spoke about many different topics. Speaking briefly of the Palestinians, Peres discussed the Palestinians’...

  • Jesus is my Gun Sight

    Uhm. Not so much. It must have seemed like a good idea at the time I suppose. I mean when you look at any kind...

  • Eretz Nehederet on Haiti: Israel, Good Job!

    Eretz Nehederet is an Israeli sketch comedy show that I never, ever watch. I think it airs on Friday night when I am usually in...

  • Making Heroes

    With the world in awe of the Israeli response to the tragedy in Haiti, much energy has focused on the reason that Israel is good...

  • White Flags and Gaza

    Nothing’s ever that black and white.

  • Israeli Soldier May have been Kidnapped Today

    Traffic all across Israel has ground to a snarl as police are checking cars looking for an IDF soldier that may have been kidnapped today...

  • More Fun in the South of Lebanon

    UNIFIL – the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon. They are the peace keeping force in Southern Lebanon. Part of their job is to monitor...

  • Hamas Map

    Earlier today, the IDF unveiled a Hamas map found by a unit of the Paratroopers Brigade in the al-Atatra neighborhood in the northern Gaza Strip. The...

  • More Rockets Fired into Israel

    Something close to 140 rockets have been fired into the western Negev from Gaza over the past two weeks. Only yesterday, another 10 rockets were...

  • 3 Killed in 3 Days in the West Bank

    You know that in three seconds they will throw their firebombs at you and your friends.

  • A New Lebanon War?

    Well, my friends, it may be that a new war between Israel and Hizbollah is looming in the near future. Since the so-called “Second Lebanon...

  • Some ‘Lish Photos: Girls in the Israeli Army

    Serial No. 3817131 is the title of Photographer Rachel Papo’s latest essay, showing the everyday routine of girls in the Israeli Army. Some photos look...

  • Send in the Jews?

    TMZ recently reported about this season’s must have accessory amongst the Hollywood Glitteratti – a security team made up of former members of the Israel...