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When Syrian and Egyptian forces launched simultaneous attacks on Israel on Yom Kippur of 1973, the IDF found itself woefully unprepared. The high command, just ten days before the war began, finally ...
On a summer night in 1949, two men approached the Jordanian soldiers at a military post in the Old City section of Jerusalem, ...
Tom L. Freudenheim is an art historian who has served as the director of several museums, as Assistant Secretary for museums ...
Last Saturday, the final day of Passover, Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein was about to give his sermon when he heard a loud noise and rushed to the synagogue lobby to see that a man with a rifle had just ...
Philologos, the renowned Jewish-language columnist, appears twice a month in Mosaic. Questions for him may be sent to his ...
As tightening American sanctions take an ever-greater toll on the Islamic Republic’s economy, its leaders are beginning to consider a diplomatic way out—even as they continue to employ military ...
Sunday evening—after Hamas launched over 600 rockets into Israel, leaving four dead and dozens injured—the two sides appear to have agreed upon a cease-fire. David Horovitz comments: The root of this ...
In accordance with recent Knesset legislation, Israel has deducted from the taxes it collects on behalf of the PA the amount the latter pays to terrorists and their families. Mahmoud Abbas, the ...
Last week, the Israeli parliamentarian Yair Lapid—the co-chair of the Blue and White party—gave an interview to a Polish radio station in which he stated that “Poles cooperated in creating and running ...
In 2007, Israeli intelligence determined that Syria had built a clandestine nuclear reactor—clearly intended for developing nuclear weapons—in a remote desert region. As the cabinet and military brass ...
Martin Kramer teaches Middle Eastern history at Shalem College in Jerusalem and is the Koret distinguished fellow at the ...