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Alex Fishman On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Officials in Jerusalem Are Missing Obama Earlier Than Expected

Jason Greenblatt, Donald Trump’s special representative for international negotiations, has received a mandate from the American president to reach a formula for an agreement in the Middle East within a year. Greenblatt More...

WARSHIP Simulation of the Sa'ar 6-class corvette. The junior officers who will serve on it have already been selected
Alex Fishman On Friday, December 16th, 2016

In Deep Water: Israel Defense Ministry’s Sea of Troubles

When the Defense Ministry’s director-general received the list of the 10 police investigators appointed to handle the submarine and Sa’ar 6-class corvette affair, ministry officials raised More...

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Credit Cherie Cullen.
Alex Fishman On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Netanyahyu’s Mistake, or Barak’s Misunderstanding?

A year and a half ago, the professional leadership of the Israeli security apparatus, with the support of Former Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon, gave a recommendation to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu More...

Alex Fishman On Friday, May 20th, 2016

Sting Like a Bibi

  If it weren’t for the parties involved, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s recent call for peace between Israel and the Palestinians could have been viewed as an historical speech almost on More...

Meir Ettinger. A strngly ideolgically-motivated group. (Photo Avihu Shapira)- JEWISH TERROR
Alex Fishman On Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

What Happens When You Let the Shin Bet Do Its Work

For years, the Shin Bet demanded that it be given the tools to handle Jewish terrorism in Israel. They asked that laundered language on this topic be abolished. When a Molotov cocktail is thrown into an inhabited More...

Eliezer Toledano,   Benjamin Netanyahu and Moshe Ya'alon in Otniel (Photo Amos Ben Gershom,   GPO)
Alex Fishman On Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Who’s Advising Netanyahu?

The Gaza tunnel: What is its meaning, and what do we do next? The IDF makes recommendations; the Shin Bet makes recommendations. Who examines alternatives to these? Ministers speak of the possibility of an unavoidable More...

ISRAEL- Post on social media showing Moshe Ya'alon viewed through sniper rifle
Alex Fishman On Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Alex Fishman: The Defense of the Minister of Defense

The individual who uploaded a photograph depicting Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon through the lens of a sniper scope has been exposed. Contrary to Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee Chairman Tzachi Hanegbi’s More...

S-300 Missiles
Alex Fishman On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Alex Fishman: No Need to Panic Over S-300 Deal

There is no need to panic. The S-300 missiles deal between Russia and Iran is today more of a symbolic rather than an actual threat. While Israel was waging a campaign against the Iranian nuclear program, this More...


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