Category Archives: Palestinian Territories

Israel: Nakba at Golan – walking with their eyes wide open into a Syrian trap?

Yesterday around 100 – 150 individuals crossed the fence separating Israeli occupied Golan and Syria. Israeli forces alerted to the possibility of a diversionary move by the Syrian regime on Nakba in the face of the ongoing uprising had taken … Continue reading

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Syria: In the face of crackdowns against Sunni-protesters Hamas sends mixed signals to the regime of Bashar al-Assad

As reported today by International Herald Tribune the relationship between Hamas and the regime of Bashar al-Assad has become strained during the weeks of crackdowns against, mainly, Sunni protesters. This Saturday Al Hayat, an influential pan-Arab newspaper claimed that Hamas … Continue reading

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The Middle East: Bin Laden’s death – a telling statement from Hamas and nervous silence from Egypt and Jordan

From The Middle East the reactions came quickly from two of the actors – Israel and the Palestinian authority. From Prime Minister Netanyahu – “resounding victory for justice, freedom, and the values shared by all democratic countries fighting shoulder to … Continue reading

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