Mar 11 '16 / EIPA Updates

Days after the Gulf Cooperation Council stated that Hezbollah is a terrorist organisation, two members of US Congress urged the European Union to follow path and designate the Lebanese Shiite group as terrorist. In a letter addressed to EU Ambassador in Washington David O’Sullivan, U.S. Representatives Grace Meng (Democrat from New York) and Peter Roskam (Republican from Illinois) pointed out that so far the EU labeled …

Jul 14 '14 / EIPA Updates

“We’re using missile defence to protect our civilians and they’re using their civilians to protect their missiles. That’s basically the difference between us,” said Israeli Prime Minister in an interview with Brit Hume from Fox News on Sunday on ‘Operation Protective Edge’ against Hamas. “Our mission is to restore a sustainable quiet, a sustainable security to our people by seriously degrading Hamas and other terrorist groups’ …

Mar 10 '14 / EIPA Updates

BY YOSSI LEMPKOWICZ As he was addressing the thousands of AIPAC delegates in Washington last Tuesday, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dedicated an important part of his speech not to the Israeli-Palestinian talks but to the Iranian threat. Recalling a visit to the Golan Heights field hospital that is treating Syrian refugees, he said that while Israel is exporting humanitarian workers all over the world to …

Mar 5 '14 / EIPA Updates

The Israeli army announced it has intercepted an attempt to smuggle an Iranian shipment of advanced weaponry intended for terrorist organizations operating in the Gaza Strip. The operation took place in the early hours of Wednesday morning, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) said. The Israeli Navy intercepted in the Red Sea, approximately 1,500 kilometers (930 miles) from the Israeli coast. a Panamanian-flagged cargo …