MIDDLE EAST HISTORY
MIDDLE EAST CONFLICT
MIDDLE EAST HISTORY
Historical Timeline of Israel - 06/24/2002
A chronological timeline of Israel from the covenant between God and Abraham to the modern Israel of today.
Brief History of Israel and "Palestine" - 04/10/2002
As we read the headlines everyday, and observe the conflicts that take place in Israel, we hear terms such as “Israeli Occupation”, “Palestinian statehood”, and “Palestinian homeland”. Many world leaders feel that the only resolution to the fighting in Israel and the Palestinian terrorist attacks, is to establish an independent Palestinian state (nation). In order to develop a better understanding of these terms, it’s important to know some of the history of the area.
Back to the Future - Let us not Forget 1967 - 04/02/2002
The proposed solution to the crisis in the Middle East is predicated on one notion: the return of the West Bank and all the other lands occupied by Israel after June 10, 1967. As the current conventional wisdom goes, our diplomatic efforts should be directed toward that single goal. Israel must give back conquered land.
MIDDLE EAST CONFLICT
THE ROAD MAP TO MORE TERROR - 06/01/2003
The prophet Zechariah wrote that in the last days, the city of Jerusalem would become a burdensome stone and a cup that causes drunkenness. All the nations that surround Israel are indeed intoxicated with religious passion and the religion that feeds this drunkenness is Islam. Zechariah also predicted that the conflict would escalate to a point where the entire world would be brought into the battle, and all those who tried to resolve the issue will be cut to pieces.
Chronology of the Middle East Conflict - 05/31/2003
The Chronology of the conflict in the Middle East from the Jewish immigration to Canaan under Abraham to the 2003 Middle East Road Map created by the quartet.
The Destruction of the Temple Mount - 12/18/2002
In 1948, the Jews were expelled from Jerusalem by Arab conquerors. Immediately following this exile, the Arabs almost totally destroyed Jerusalem, systematically ridding the city of anything Jewish and making rubble of all Jewish synagogues, shops and buildings.
LAYING CLAIM TO THE TEMPLE MOUNT - Will the revisionists win out? - 11/07/2002
The Middle East conflict is at the center of todays media stories, political decision making, and public debate. The conflict is the result of deeply held religious beliefs and claims to sovereignty over Jerusalem, the Temple Mount, and Israel itself. The battle waged by the rest of the world to solve the problems of the Middle East will not be easily won until and unless the facts behind these religious beliefs and historical claims to the Jewish Holy Lands are truly understood and considered.
The TRUTH About Israeli "Occupation" - 06/24/2002
A couple maps, some surprising statistics, and a little scripture help shed some light on the so-called Israeli "occupation" of the West Bank and Gaza.
Want Mid-East Peace? Start with the Truth. - 06/10/2002
According to conventional wisdom, the root of the Mideast conflict comes
down to this: Palestinians want a homeland and Muslims want control over
sites they consider holy. Simple, right? Wrong.
Egyptian Opposition Weekly: Condoleezza Rice "Has Damaged the World of the Blacks" - 05/31/2002
In an article titled "The American Snake," Kamal Saad, a columnist for the Egyptian opposition weekly Al-Usbu, attacked U.S. National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice
SAUDI CLERIC CALLS FOR ENSLAVEMENT OF JEWISH WOMEN, RAILS AGAINST THE UNITED STATES - 04/29/2002
The Saudi Information Agency has obtained a tape by prominent government official cleric Shaikh Saad Al-Buraik calling for enslaving Jewish women. The tape is called "a Monkey Desecrates Mosque,"and was delivered in a Riyadh government mosque. The monkey refers to Jews.
DOVES TO HAWKS - David Dolan in Israel - 04/29/2002
I had a revealing conversation with an Israeli friend yesterday who had just been released from army reserve duty. He said that he and the other members of his unit, stationed for almost one month in Bethlehem, had been shocked at the intense hatred they encountered in the biblical town where the King of the Jews was born over 2,000 years ago.
Friday Sermon on Palestinian Authority TV - 04/16/2002
The following are excerpts from a Friday sermon delivered by Palestinian Authority Imam Sheikh Ibrahim Madhi at the Sheikh Ijlin Mosque in Gaza City, broadcast live on April 12, 2002 by Palestinian Authority television: