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HAMAS SPOKESMAN Fawzi Barhoum is carried by Gazans as they celebrate what they called a victory over Israel during the cease-fire in Gaza City yesterday.. (photo credit:REUTERS

The fatal Israeli-Gaza mistakes

Gershon Baskin cites Prime minister Ariel Sharon’s decision to disengage unilaterally and not as part of an agreement with the PA as the reason that led directly to the election of Hamas. read more

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Gilad Shalit and Gershon Baskin

Gilad Schalit: The Dramatic Moments leading up to his release

Gershon Baskin describes his involvement in the dramatic moments leading up to the release of Gilad Shalit, including the role of of Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. read more

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Kerry, Netanyahu in Tel Aviv July 23. (photo credit:REUTERS)

Netanyahu Intensifies Criticism Of The Obama Administration, Thanks Trump

Gershon Baskin thinks that Netanyahu’s disregard for a sitting president in favor of his successor was “certainly unprecedented” in the annals of U.S.-Israeli relations. read more