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Does Europe Have a Death Wish?*

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Two recent decisions by European official bodies indicate that the answer to the question posed in the title of this article may be “yes”. The court of the European Union has ruled that no member country has the right to close its borders to illegal immigrants if doing that is contrary…

Israeli Nukes lesson: Are Japan and S. Korea Next?*

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Does nuclear deterrence work? And, assuming that it does, is it needed by Japan and South Korea? Perhaps the Israeli example offers some guidance. Since the mid-1960s, Israel has pursued a nuclear program and today is credited with having a significant nuclear arsenal, although little is known about it. According......

UNmasking the UN*

Monday, September 4th, 2017

With the United Nations 77th annual General Assembly meeting around the corner, Ambassador Yoram Ettinger exposes what this organization is standing for today. R.E. “On December 22, 2011, the UN General Assembly held a “moment of silence” in honor of the deceased North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-il, a leading violator......

Iran Recruits Captured ISIS Fighters to Target the US

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

“We have returned a great nation as we were before and everyone has to understand that we are the masters of the region; Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria and Bahrain soon, all of them belong to our embraces.”  Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier-General Hussein Dheqan, July 2017. With funds from Dubai, the......

Implications of North Korea’s Missile Over Japan*

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

This week Japan found out just how vulnerable it was when a ballistic missile fired by North Korea broke up in airspace close to Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost island. According to experts in Japan who spoke to me on background, Japan had no capable air defense assets in the north, leaving a......

Jihad Does Not Stop In Spain*

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Left: the 11 ISIS terrorist cell members responsible for attacking Barcelona’s Las-Ramblas, the town of Cambrils, and the village Alcanar, Spain, on August 16 and 18, 2017. Credit: Daily Mail. How many more jihadist terrorist attacks will it take before Spain realizes that its freedoms and democratic political systems are in danger? As Spanish......

What’s Ailing the US Fleet?

Monday, August 21st, 2017

After the fourth accident involving a US warship this year, Secretary of Defense James Mattis has stood down the entire Pacific fleet. In the latest disaster, the USS John S. McCain collided with a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the Strait of Singapore. Ten crewmen are missing, and another five were injured in the accident. The McCain is the sister ship of......

Soros is No Dreyfus*

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Anti-Semitism should always be condemned. But it is somewhat ironic that leaders of Hungary’s Jewish community and Israel’s Ambassador in Budapest are rallying on behalf of a man who demeans Jews and gives millions to anti-Israel, pro-Palestinian organizations. That man who is Jewish by birth, but proud for growing up in......