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Feb 9, 2019, 10:25 AM
Bibi Netanyahu: World’s Most Strategic Man?
There are many things to criticize Benjamin Netanyahu for. Although I've agreed with some of his policies, by and large, I am not a fan of the current Israeli Prime Minister. But I can admit that I admire his...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Dec 30, 2018, 12:35 AM
Turkey, after Armenian and Greek genocides, now ready for a Kurdish genocide?!
After my last blog post, sounding the alarm against Turks about to slaughter the Kurds like the Armenians, Heaven forbid, I received a friendly reaction from a reader, reminding me of another Turkish bloodbath, and I didn't know about...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Dec 28, 2018, 4:43 AM
Turkey, after the Armenian genocide, is now ready to commit a Kurdish genocide
Germany learned its lesson. It took two world wars but now it won't err again. Extreme nationalism, militarism, arrogance, hate speech, mass murder, crimes against humanity, racism and Jews' hatred - they are all no options anymore there. But Turkey...
Dec 27, 2018, 4:40 AM
The US pullout, Erdogan, and the Kurdish plight
Israel will not be the only US ally that will be affected by the American military pullout from Syria. Similarly, Israelis are not the only group that have received the ire of Turkey’s President Erdogan. The Kurds, largely moderate,...
Dec 23, 2018, 2:08 AM
End Erdogan’s Turkish Tyranny
It is not yet Pesach but it is certainly time for us to sing “Dayenu” loud and clear until our voices reach Turkish air-space. It is ENOUGH ! It is time to end the Turkish tyrant’s anti-Israel, anti-Semitic diatribes. His...
Dec 22, 2018, 12:50 AM
By Diminishing U.S. Brand, Trump Hurts Israel
Over the past couple of days, U.S. President Donald Trump's sudden announcement to withdraw U.S. personnel from Syria has generated debates as to which rival power received the biggest Christmas gift. While Russia, Iran and the Assad regime all...
Dec 20, 2018, 6:30 AM
Jews, Now is the Time to Speak up for the Kurds
The U.S. decision to pull out of Syria is a disaster for The Kurds and for Syria. It’s also bad for the U.S. and for Israel. Before this happens, we must raise our voices and call upon the Trump...
Dec 19, 2018, 5:08 PM
Predicting the unpredictable as we enter a new year
Is it possible to predict the future in Israel and the Middle East? The most unpredictable and unstable region in the world. Every year at BICOM we give it a go, pooling our expertise to publish a forecast of...
Dec 18, 2018, 3:01 PM
Why Erdogan wants to get rid of the prince
Far from the circumstances surrounding the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, in which direction did Erdogan invest the murder of the journalist? Since the beginning of the crisis, the statements of Turkish officials have been consistent in pointing fingers at...
Dec 17, 2018, 2:02 AM
The Progressive Mask of the Imperialist EU
There is a tendency among left-wingers--particularly youth--to idolize the European Union as a liberal utopia. Bernie Sanders' remarks about Denmark in a 2016 Democratic Primary Debate is one example. But there are many others. Young left-wingers, who rightly feel...