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Run, Hide, or Fight: A Poor Strategy for an Active Shooter

Stephen Bryen
The FBI model, endorsed by many security professionals in the United States and abroad proposes that in the case of an Active Shooter those...

How Israel Can Return Security to its South

Jeremiah Rozman
“The job of a soldier is to be killed before a citizen is killed.” This is a rough translation of the sentence spoken by...

The Iranian Mullahs are Nervous

Shoshana Bryen
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif’s appearance over the weekend on CBS’ Face the Nation showed him trying to convince someone — his minders at home, perhaps...

The Reality of the ‘Two-State Solution’

Shoshana Bryen
Last week, Jared Kushner, one of the administration’s point men on the Middle East, dispensed with the term “two-state solution” in its impending peace...

America Needs New Export Controls

Shoshana Bryen and Stephen Bryen
During the Cold War, the Soviet Union seriously outspent the United States on military equipment. The U.S. and its NATO allies worried that the...

To the Moon

Shoshana Bryen
The Jewish Policy Center is awed by the technological capability and faith in its scientists Israel has shown in sending the Beresheet...

Gaza Rebellion as the Arab Spring

Shoshana Bryen
For the past year, Hamas has led Palestinians to demonstrate and riot on Fridays along the Gaza-Israel fence. The civilians, of which...

Dividing up the Syrian Corpse

Shoshana Bryen
It is amazing how little Bashar Assad and the Syrian government have to do with the disposition of Syrian assets and territory as the murderous rampage of the...

Trump’s State Department Drops “Occupied Territory”

Shoshana Bryen
There is a difference between an “honest broker” and a “neutral arbiter.” In advance of the rollout of its Middle East peace plan, the...

Standing with the Venezuelan Revolution

Shoshana Bryen
The Russian- and Cuban-supported Maduro regime is getting bolder in attempts to crush the people of Venezuela — now working to block aid from...

A Palestinian Terrorist Too Brutal for Fatah

Shoshana Bryen
The Palestinian Authority (PA) finally found a terrorist act committed by a Palestinian against an Israeli from which it wishes to disassociate. The horrific...

America’s Real Enemy in the Middle East – Iran

Shoshana Bryen
Since the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Congress and the presidents alike have had no sustained policy review to establish militarily achievable objectives, coherent...

Finally Signs of Hope for Venezuela?

Shoshana Bryen
Is it too soon to cheer for the Venezuelan people, who have taken their future into their own hands – at grave risk?  Is it...

US Army Buys Israel’s Iron Dome for Tactical Missile Defense

Shoshana Bryen and Stephen Bryen
If necessity is the mother of invention, Israel has come up with missile defense systems that meet its necessities and which others are now keen...

Israel’s Sovereignty on the Golan Heights: Why Now?

Shoshana Bryen
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has made a public declaration of Israel's interest in having the United States recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.  Senators...

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