The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 17

Syria fired missiles at Israeli warplanes early Friday after a series of Israeli airstrikes inside Syria — a rare military exchange between the two hostile neighbours that was confirmed by both sides. The Toronto Star has AP coverage, as does CBC News.ca. The Globe and Mail has Reuters coverage of “Rocket sirens sounded in Jordan valley, explosion […]

Now Magazine's 1-Sided Anti-Israel Review

In a March 15 review on the documentary film “The Settlers” by Shimon Dotan, Now Magazine writer Norman Wilner writes that Israeli settlements have “derailed” the peace process and that the settlements are built on inherently “Arab” land. No mention that Palestinian intransigence, unilateralism, incitement, and violence have produced a process, but no peace and has protracted […]