The U.S. president bears some responsibility for the sorry state of Israel-U.S. relations. He has allowed himself to be maneuvered into a position where he can only help Netanyahu in Israel’s elections.
Source warns that party has picked up 10-30% fewer votes than predicted at start of all election campaigns since 1999.
The absence of discourse between Western governments and their Muslim communities demonstrates a lack of understanding and vision, and could herald counterproductive anti-radicalization policies.
The Middle Ages came to life this past Friday as history buffs reenacted the Crusaders' journey from the Ayalon Valley to Jerusalem – costumes, accessories and all.