For the last four days, Syria has been firing artillery within a few meters, or feet, of Israel's border. Apparently Russia has emboldened Assad. According to this intelligence report, Israel may be forced to hit back.
PA President Abbas's recent appeal to file suit against the United Kingdom for its 1917 Balfour Declaration is not new. In fact, it is the same essential sentiment as Jerusalem's Grand Mufti in 1943 - in Germany.
Somebody's mummy has lived in Jerusalem since about 1930. Whose mummy is it? Why was it made? An MRI yields surprising clues: this mummy is a lot like us.
For the first time, Iran is publicly acknowledging that one of its top military commanders has been sent to southern Syria just across Israel's northern border. Why is he there? And why has Iran acknowledged his visit?