Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Why Israel is rolling out a third COVID shot

It may be that the decision to offer it is based in part on political considerations

By Limor Simhony Philpott

International

The Afghan withdrawal will only embolden the West’s enemies

The West’s risk-averse attitude is perceived as weaknesses by the Taliban and by Iran and its proxies

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

How Israel can block Iran’s nuclear dreams

Israel’s military will no doubt be attempting to disrupt Iran’s nuclear program as you read this

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Can Naftali Bennett’s anti-Bibi coalition survive?

Bennett has the mammoth task of implementing policies in areas neglected by Bibi’s government for years

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Netanyahu’s departure would be good news for Israel

Even if Bibi is successful in collapsing the new government, a new election may prove particularly challenging

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Bibi is back

Hamas’s rockets appear to have ended a coalition before it was even formed

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

The battle the Israeli Defense Force can’t win

If the riots on Israeli soil require much more attention, the politicians might be inclined to achieve a ceasefire

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Can Iran help keep King Bibi in power?

While the attack in Iran comes at a convenient time for Bibi, Joe Biden’s government is not pleased

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Is time up for King Bibi?

Many Israelis may vote strategically in a bid to end Netanyahu’s long and tumultuous rule

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh’s death comes at a convenient time for Netanyahu

Iran’s radical leaders have long called for the destruction of the state of Israel

By Limor Simhony Philpott

Middle East

King Bibi’s pandemic problem

He is now viewed as a desperate man, panicked and fighting for his freedom

By Limor Simhony Philpott

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