Against Our Better Judgment: The hidden history of how the U.S. was used to create Israel

By Alison Weir — Alison Weir, Vancouver WA, IF Americans Knew. Org. 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1495910920, 241 pages, US$9.93 Reviewed by Ziad Hafez — Many ask about the role of the United States in the creation of Israel. The book under review provides an unequivocal answer: the United States was instrumental in the creation of a …

Syrian sources deny reports on fresh Israeli airstrikes near Damascus

Israeli jets were reported to have carried out airstrikes near the Syrian capital early Wednesday, hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to continue hitting weapons convoys and rebuffed claims Russia had ordered the strikes halted.But Syrian sources denied these reports. Syrian opposition news outlets reported that the airstrikes took place in the Mount Qasioun …

US envoy at UN makes bid for reviving Israeli-Palestinian talks

US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday discussed reviving Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations during her first meeting with the Palestinian envoy to the United Nations. Haley tweeted after her talks with Ambassador Riyad Mansour that the Palestinians should “meet with Israel in direct negotiations rather than looking to the UN to deliver results that can only be …

Israeli Plan to keep the Palestinian “Apartheid”

By Jasmin Rasheed — Following the visit of Prime Minister Netanyahu in Washington, his plan to enact the apartheid policy and liquidate the two state solution was uncovered. According to Palestinian sources, the plan of the Occupation Government is aimed at countering UNSC resolution 2334. This resolution clearly states that all Israel’s settlement activities in …