Abbas and Pope in Rome 14 Jan 2017 Photos YouTube screenshots Ruptly TV and AFP channels LOGOThis weekend, while France attempted to rally the world to impose on Israel its solution for peace with Palestinians, the Palestinian president met with the pope in Rome. Abbas, named by the pope in 2015 as an "angel of peace," also opened a new Palestinian embassy to the Vatican. Are the events in Rome a greater threat to Israel's sovereignty than Paris?

Convoy of Israeli aid trucks line up to enter Gaza and Google map of Gaza Photo YouTube screenshot The Telegraph channel LOGOKnowing that the government in Gaza is sworn to Israel's destruction, Jerusalem has decided that recent calm justifies an increase in humanitarian aid for Palestinian civilians there. Before the war with Hamas in 2014, about 300 truckloads of materiel went into Gaza every day. Today some 1,000 truckloads make their way to Palestinians there.

Mezze military airbase in Damascus Photos Google Maps Earth Twitter postLast night Damascus was hit by two explosions. One, a suicide bombing at an officers' club, killed at least ten. The other happened at the Mezzeh airport. Damascus blames Israel. But, for disturbing reasons revealed by this Israeli intelligence report from DEBKAfile, Israel is an unlikely candidate. Who then? And why? 

Leaked pre-conference draft of 2017 Paris Middle East ResolutionThis is a word-for-word reproduction of a leaked preliminary draft of the resolution the Paris Middle East Peace Conference aims to pass. 

Google Earth map of Israel overlayed by Eiffel Tower Chamberlain Hitler Photos Wikimedia commons LOGOHistory is repeating itself. Similarities between Munich in 1938 and Paris in 2017 are uncanny. Today, as yesterday, the result of a peace conference could easily lead to another world war, this time in the Middle East. And this time centered around Israel.

Israel map with Obama gone rogue mocking Trump on Kimmel show Photo YouTube screenshot NFS channel LOGOWhat can Israel expect from the Paris conference of seventy nations that starts on Sunday? According to Anne Bayefsky, it should expect further diplomatic attacks under the guiding hand of President Barack Obama who "has gone rogue."

Putin on 3 October 2016 Photo Kremlin websiteWhat are Russia's true intentions in Syria? Maintain the status quo, playing off its tensions? Or complete regime victory for Assad? If the latter, writes Jonathan Spyer, "there is trouble ahead."

Map of ISIS gains in Sinai Photo DEBKAfile dot com LOGONot only to Israel's north and east, but also to its south, ISIS is anything but defeated. In fact, in the Sinai Peninsula, it is taking over large swaths of territory - just across Israel's border. It is also winning converts inside Israel. The entrenchment and advances of Islamic State have a direct bearing on yesterday's vehicular terror attack in Jerusalem.

Blessed be their memory Photo Twitter IDFSpokesperson account LOGOOne father said, "We send them to the army and we know that maybe they won't come back. Did I ever think it would happen to me? Never."

Montage of 8 Jan 2016 terror victims in Jerusalem Photos Twitter AviMayer and StandWithUs accounts LOGOIt happened without warning and it only took seconds. ...As he plows his heavy lorry into the cluster of soldiers, Fadi crushes four young women and two young men. Others, glancing off the truck's side are wounded, but not mortally. Stunned, those who can hurry to the side of fallen friends. As they do so, Fadi brakes his lorry, turns it around, aiming for the bodies he has just mowed down...

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