The Iranian deal a year later

By Dow Marmur Jerusalem (July 13, 2016) – A good way of enjoying living in Israel is to avoid the media. Because reports about Israel’s standing in the world tend to be depressing, the English daily TV now brings five items of good news every Sunday, presumably to cheer up viewers and to encourage them […]

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Netanyahu and the contenders

By Dow Marmur Jerusalem (July 10, 2016) – Several aspiring politicians who’d like to replace Binyamin Netanyahu as prime minister are assuming/hoping that the present coalition won’t last its full term. Despite the recent addition of Avigdor Lieberman and his party in order to strengthen the government majority (from 61-59 to 66-54) things remain unstable. […]

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Netanyahu’s greatest failure and his greatest achievement

By Dow Marmur Jerusalem (July 6, 2016) – Despite frequent protestations to the contrary (perhaps more often by the Americans than by the Israelis) that the relationship between the United States and the Jewish state is stronger than ever, the general impression here is different. This may be due to the widespread impression that President […]

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A lot is happening but nothing is changing

By Dow Marmur Jerusalem (July 3, 2016) – In response to the recent heinous terrorist attacks against Israelis in the Hebron area in the West Bank that took the lives of a 13-year old girl in her sleep, killed a rabbi and badly injured members of his family in the car he was driving, and […]

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