Addressing AIPAC via satellite, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu emphasized the ongoing threat posed by Iran, Israel's many technological and humanitarian contributions to the world, and the enduring strength of the U.S.-Israel alliance.
Many Israelis live under the constant threat of terrorism. But recently, Israel's Army Radio reported that Hamas has begun developing a new high-powered rocket that is very similar to rockets used by Hezbollah. As Hamas increases its rocket capabilities, Israeli authorities say they will continue to protect innocent civilians from harm.
Writing at JNS, the always thoughtful Jonathan Tobin asks whether the change of U.S. administrations, coupled with the fact that European leaders may be getting wise to the true intentions of Palestinian leadership, puts Israel in a stronger position internationally.
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