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Kissinger on Israel's coming demise: Senile, prophetic or merely pragmatic?

Kissinger on Israel's coming demise: Senile, prophetic or merely pragmatic?

By Alexander Maistrovoy Henry Kissinger’s recent statement, that in 10 years Israel will cease to exist, borders on senile. Although one of his staff members denied it, Cindy Adams from New York Post insisted: “Reported to me, Henry Kissinger has stated — and I quote the statement word for word: ‘In 10 years, there will […]

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Measuring Moscow against Israel's 'friends' in the West

Measuring Moscow against Israel's 'friends' in the West

By Alexander Maistrovoy Russia is probably not a friend of Israel, but much less dangerous than the West. “Another Tack: Kremlin or Canossa?” is the name of Sarah Honig’s article in the Jerusalem Post about Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Moscow. I agree with Sarah on everything, almost on everything, to be more precise. Russia is the ally of […]

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How the West imagines the Middle East, and how it really is

How the West imagines the Middle East, and how it really is

By Alexander Maistrovoy In the middle of the 15th century the waters of Lausanne lakes were flooded with bloodsuckers that afflicted the population of the city. To stop this misfortune, rich citizens asked for assistance from famous Heidelberg ecclesiastics. A criminal case was initiated against the contemptible creatures. Some of them were brought to court to […]