1- Close to 8 million people live in Israel, which is a sovereign state in the Middle East. One antisemitic actor even made a movie in a language that is spoken only by some thousands! 2- The reason Israel is not part of any Middle Eastern Organization is because most of its neighbors are still demonizing it. It is not by choice. 3- Women's issues are women's issues. What does it have anything to do to what nationality do you belong to? Middle east is one of the regions in the world that women are oppressed and have more issues than they deserve.