Israel fires missile at Syria, northern residents prepare for war
Monday, November 12, 2012
Following repeated purported misfires by Syrian forces into northern Israel, IDF fires missile back at Syrian army post; Golan residents prepare bomb shelters
Syrian shells hit town in northern Israel
Thursday, November 08, 2012
Three mortars land near Golan community, making it increasingly hard to believe these are simple incidents of stray fire
Syrian gunfire hits Israeli army jeep
Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Latest incident shows just how close Syria's civil war is coming to Israel's borders
Syrian tanks enter Golan, Israel on high alert
Monday, November 05, 2012
IDF placed on high alert after Syrian tanks briefly enter northern Israel; Israeli army chief warns Syrian civil war could spill over border
Israel forced to consider military action in Syria
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Netanyahu says fact some Syrian weapons of mass destruction have gone missing poses a potentially grave threat to Israel's security
Syrian rocket fire hits northern Israel
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Syrian civil war begins to spill across border into Israel, just days after IDF trained for surprise attack by either Syrian army or rebel forces
Quest for an Independent (Israel-friendly?) Kurdistan - Part III
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Will regional turmoil finally lead to Kurdish independence? And will a Kurdish state be friendly toward Israel, as Iraq's Kurds already are? Experts say "yes"
Quest for an Independent (Israel-friendly?) Kurdistan - Part II
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Israeli experts and Kurdish activists weigh in on the possibility of the Middle East's huge Kurdish population finally gaining its freedom as a result of the Arab Spring
Quest for an Independent (Israel-friendly?) Kurdistan - Part I
Monday, August 20, 2012
The still-stateless, 50 million-strong Kurdish people have high hopes that the the so-called "Arab Spring" will bring them freedom, too; and most are already friends of Israel
The Changing Middle East: Revolt Against Artificial Borders - Part III
Thursday, August 16, 2012
With the Syrian regime's fall presumed imminent, Israeli experts agree that dangerous days are ahead, but that Israel could benefit greatly if it handles the situation properly
The Changing Middle East: Revolt Against Artificial Borders - Part II
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Some Israeli experts believe the end result of the Arab Spring will be a Middle East with new borders, some of which will be good, and others bad for Israel; see their speculative map here
The Changing Middle East: Revolt Against Artificial Borders - Part I
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
The Arab Spring is turning out to be a revolt against the Middle East borders artificially created by Western powers after World War I as much as it is a pro-democracy movement