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Israel’s continuing existence a remarkable feat of survival

Israel recently celebrated its 70th birthday – no mean feat when nearly everyone around you wants to wipe you off the map. From the …

The violent riots on the Gaza border

What is happening? Almost one week ago, Hamas started encouraging people in Gaza to attend a “Great March of Return” along the border with …

Golda Meir: On the Palestinians

Golda Meir was Prime Minister of Israel from February 1969 to June 1974. The following is an op-ed she wrote for The New York Times …

In support of the State of Israel

I do not regard Israel as the “pre-eminent nation on earth, above all others…in accordance with biblical scripture” as one subscriber’s accusation was. If …

Ten basic facts about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

In all the discussion about this decades-long conflict and the quest for a solution, some basic facts are too often missing, neglected, downplayed, or …

The legal status of Jerusalem: Is Trump right?

President Donald Trump’s decision to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem has been subject to intense international scrutiny. Amid …

Israel Institute of NZ calls for NZ Government to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Israel Institute of New Zealand Director Dr David Cumin has welcomed today’s announcement of the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the Capital of …