When “D” in D-Day means Defense

Herzi Halevi at the gates of Ramatkaldom and beyond By Amir Oren The IDF’s Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, is testing this week the ability of the…

IDF strikes Iranian sites in Syria

The Israeli Air Force conducted a retaliatory bombardment in Syria overnight, targeting a number installations belonging to the Syrian Army and Iranian-proxy militias – including the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps…

Assad’s top diplomat dies in Syria

Syria announced that it’s long-time Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem passed away at dawn today, although declined to disclose the cause of death. The veteran diplomat, 79, had health-related issues for…

Israel-Lebanon talks, Round 4

Israel and Lebanon resumed negotiations on their dispute over borders in the Mediterranean Sea border, that has held up hydrocarbon exploration in the potentially gas-rich area. Israeli Energy Minister Yuval…

Regional reaction to Trump defeat

There has been widely diverse reaction to the impending exit of U.S. President Donald Trump from the White House. Many Arab leaders congratulated Joe Biden on his election victory, while…