The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – April 7

Credit to Canadian Press and Reuters Canada for picking up on a Palestinian terror attack in the west bank where the terrorist rammed his vehicle into Israelis waiting at a bus stop, killing an Israeli soldier and wounding another. The Waterloo Record published an AP report on how Hamas on Thursday morning executed three Palestinians it […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – April 5

Naturally, the bulk of Canadian media focused on the chemical attacks in Syria. See front page coverage from the Toronto Star, Globe and Mail, and National Post:       CBC Mideast Bureau Chief Derek Stoffel’s report sums up the situation: “‘Clearly a war crime’: International community denounces chemical attack in Syria but fails to act; […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – April 4

Canada, a second-tier player in cybersecurity, looks to top-tier player Israel for advice on digital strategy, reports PostMedia’s David Akin. According to Akin: “The federal government sought advice and assistance last fall from the Israeli government to toughen Canada’s cybersecurity defences and to find ways Ottawa could encourage private sector investments in cybersecurity, the National […]