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  • November 27, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    November 27, 2012 | 2:05 am

    In-depth

    Shame on Anyone Who Ever Thought Mohammad Morsi Was a Moderate

    The Egyptian president's new power grab is hardly unexpected given the modus operandi of the Muslim Brotherhood, writes Eric Trager of the New Republic.

    The Brotherhood, in other words, does not...

  • Report: Netanyahu, Barak ordered preparation for Iran strike in 2010

    November 5, 2012 | 9:31 am

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Ehud Barak ordered the Israeli military in 2010 to prepare for an attack on Iran's nuclear sites, an Israeli news channel reported.

    Netanyahu gave the order during a meeting with what is known as the cabinet of seven, or the...

  • Barak goes on defensive against Olmert’s ‘gang’

    May 3, 2012 | 10:29 am

    Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said the recent spate of criticism by former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s “gang” on a possible attack on Iran’s nuclear infrastructure has caused “damage” to Israel.

    Barak slammed his critics in an extensive interview with the daily Israel Hayom...

  • May 2, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    May 2, 2012 | 6:20 am

    Talk of Palestinian reconciliation turns boring

    Writing in Al Arabiya, Hasan Abu Nimah takes issue with both sides of the ‎Palestinian divide over their inability to resolve their differences.

    The harsh reality is that under the current circumstances of both Hamas and Fateh,...

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  • Ex-pat Israelis celebrate success at Leadership Council Gala

    March 14, 2012 | 6:25 pm

    “I am an Israeli American!” a teenager declared in a promotional video at the fourth annual Israel Leadership Council (ILC) Gala on March 11, and the room of some 1,000 proud Israeli-Americans erupted in applause.

    The gala of the Los Angeles-based organization was titled...

  • Ex-Mossad head Dagan: Israel should wait on Iran attack

    March 12, 2012 | 11:02 am

    Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan said Israel should hold off on attacking Iran and that he would “prefer” that the United States execute any attack.

    Dagan also said in an interview aired Sunday on the CBS news program “60 Minutes” that he feared an Israeli strike on Iran would lead to...

  • Ex-Mossad chief: Israeli firm didn’t break any laws in Iran deals

    June 1, 2011 | 12:37 pm

    The Ofer Brothers Group did not break any laws in the Iranian tank affair, former Mossad chief Meir Dagan said on Wednesday, saying that he did not know of any boycott on Iran.

    Last week the U.S. State Department announced sanctions on the Israeli business group and a...

  • Iran ridicules Dagan’s military strike remarks

    May 10, 2011 | 10:32 am

    Iran addressed statements made by former Mossad chief Meir Dagan that a military strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities is “a dumb idea that has no benefits.”

    “The fact that the Zionist regime’s officials say they have silly ideas is important, as they had in the past many idiotic...

  • Still want to bomb Iran?

    January 19, 2011 | 3:17 pm

    If ever the term “game-changer” could be applied without fear of exaggeration, it could be applied to Meir Dagan’s statement on his last day as Mossad chief, that Iran will not have nuclear weapons before 2015.

    And that’s the worst-case scenario, he told reporters and...

  • Rattling the cage

    January 13, 2011 | 9:55 am

    If ever the term “game-changer” could be applied without fear of exaggeration, it could be applied to Meir Dagan’s statement a week ago, on his last day as Mossad chief, that Iran will not have nuclear weapons before 2015.

    And that’s the worst-case scenario, he told...

  • Outgoing Mossad chief: Iran won’t have nuclear capability before 2015

    January 6, 2011 | 5:59 pm

    Meir Dagan, who retired from his post as Mossad chief on Thursday after eight years, does not believe Iran will have nuclear capability before 2015.

    In a summary given to the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, Dagan said Iran was a long way from being able to produce...