On Monday, the U.S. vetoed a UN Security Council draft resolution criticizing the United States’ decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem.The vote was 14 to 1 and stated that the U.S. decision is null and void and must be rescinded, with only the U.S. voting... Read More
During my November visit to Israel, many Israelis asked me who would be the first American president to keep his campaign promise to move the American Embassy to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem.
Sixty hours after Trump gave a tough speech announcing that he will not recertify the Iran nuclear deal while condemning and warning about Iranian terrorism and destabilizing behavior, Iran, with its Iranian Revolutionary Guard and Shiite proxies which includes the Iraqi government, attacked the U.S. allied Kurds, in the Kurdish-majority city of Kirkuk in northern... Read More
After every terrorist attack in the United States and Europe, people ask me as an Israeli what is Israel’s secret to living daily with Palestinian Arab terrorism and the country’s ability to prosper in spite of it. Israel’s secret weapon is the Israeli civilians who feel responsible for each other and therefore are willing to... Read More
This week, three Israelis were murdered by a Palestinian terrorist outside Jerusalem. Israelis are still waiting for the Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, to condemn the terrorist attack, as they have been waiting for his condemnations for hundreds of other Palestinian terrorist attacks.
Last Tuesday, in front of the UN General Assembly, President Trump gave a great, forceful, and bluntly honest speech calling Iran what it has been for a long time, a “rogue state whose chief exports are violence, bloodshed and chaos.”
In a speech marking the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks by Islamic terrorists which killed 3,000 Americans, President Trump stated that “our eyes were opened to the depth of the evil we face.”
As an Israeli who supports Trump and attended Trump’s inauguration to celebrate his win, I read with a heavy heart the reports leaking out of the White House that Sebastian Gorka did not resign but was forced out of his position as a security advisor to the President by General H.R. McMaster and General John... Read More
President Trump was elected to lead the Western fight against radical Islam, but as president he seems to have lost his way, instead spending his energy and time in pursuing the ultimate peace deal between the Israelis, who have been fighting Islamic evil for generations, and the Palestinians, who embody this form of evil.