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Reclaiming Mosul would change everything

Reclaiming Mosul would change everything

Professor Damien KingsburyFeb 27, 20174 Comments

And the Kurds will present an especially difficult problem.

Truckling Turnbull gets a Bibi brushoff on two states

Truckling Turnbull gets a Bibi brushoff on two states

Bernard KeaneFeb 23, 201713 Comments

Despite pandering to Benjamin Netanyahu, Malcolm Turnbull was embarrassed yesterday by the Israeli Prime Minister's willingness to reject the comforting motherhood of "two state solution".

Netanyahu's visit intensifies pressure on Shorten to back Palestine

Netanyahu's visit intensifies pressure on Shorten to back Palestine

Ben ChieflyFeb 22, 20178 Comments

Only Bill Shorten's Victorian Right of the Labor Party are hesitant to change the ALP's position on Israel. But with the Left ascendant, is strong support for Palestine on the cards? Labor insider Ben Chiefly reports.

Facts on the ground: the open-air misery of Israeli occupation

Facts on the ground: the open-air misery of Israeli occupation

Bernard KeaneFeb 21, 201716 Comments

While Australia welcomes Benjamin Netanyahu, his government presides over an illegal occupation that inflicts the logic of a nightmare on every aspect of the lives of ordinary Palestinians.

Why is James Packer so obsessed with Israel?

Why is James Packer so obsessed with Israel?

Stephen MayneFeb 8, 20172 Comments

James Packer seems to be spending an awful lot of time an attention on Israel these days and has been caught up in a corruption inquiry involving the Prime Minister. What is going on?

Israel's recommitment to settlements raises thorny questions for Labor

Israel's recommitment to settlements raises thorny questions for Labor

Ben ChieflyJan 25, 20177 Comments

Israel is taking advantage of a much friendlier White House to recommit to its policy of building settlements. That could be very bad news for the Labor Right, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly,

Why does Trump want to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem?

Why does Trump want to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem?

Sophie WenderothJan 18, 20175 Comments

Is Donald Trump really going to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem? Crikey intern Sophie Wenderoth reports.

Iranian revolutionary leaves a complicated legacy

Iranian revolutionary leaves a complicated legacy

Irfan YusufJan 12, 20171 Comment

The guy was the wiliest of wily politicians who co-authored the constitution that created the revolutionary government.

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Myriam RobinDec 22, 20165 Comments

Journalists including our own Bernard Keane have taken part in the first Australian media junket organised by the Palestinian lobby.

Russian ambassador shot dead in Turkey, Syria on a knife edge

Russian ambassador shot dead in Turkey, Syria on a knife edge

Professor Damien KingsburyDec 20, 20163 Comments

Upon shooting him, Karlov’s assassin cried: "Don’t forget Syria. Don’t forget Aleppo."

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