Category: Ratna's Review

Ratna's Review & ZioNation

April 10th, 2006
Dear readers, The reason why you haven't seen any new posts from me here in a while, is that I have joined a group blog at ZioNation. Contributors until now are Ami Isseroff (who writes the most blogs), Israel Bonan and me. For Ratna's Review this me… more »

Hamas victory in the Palestinian elections

January 27th, 2006
The outcome of the Palestinian elections shows a classic paradox of democracy: the victory of an undemocratic and extremist party. The voting went fair and democratic, and more than in the elections of 1996, there was a vivid campaign and the Palestinia… more »

Sharon: warrior or a man of peace in the end?

January 13th, 2006
"I am a Jew, and that is the most important thing for me. Therefore when it comes to security Israel will not make any compromises." These words, spoken in Sharon's last interview before he suffered his massive stroke, typify his view on Israel and… more »

Hezbollah, Lebanon and the refugees

November 30th, 2005
On Friday 25 November, Israel returned the bodies of three Hezbollah terrorists who were killed earlier that week while they attempted to seize Israeli soldiers to trade them for Arabs jailed in Israel. Israel acceded to the request of the Lebanese gove… more »

Something new to say

November 9th, 2005
Since two months I haven't written a blog, although I many times planned to do so, and even started some attempts. Someone asked me a while ago how it is possible to write every week a new blog about essentially the same subject: the Israeli-Palestinian… more »