Israpundit Digest

Blog Traffic

Pages

Pages|Hits |Unique

  • Last 24 hours: 24,123
  • Last 7 days: 165,141
  • Last 30 days: 576,573
  • Online now: 65
fabricant de lanterneaux

Chit Chat

Recent Comments

Sponsors

.

Sponsor

.

Dry Bones
Dry Bones

Advertisments

.
”souvenirs”

Monthly Archives

January 2013
S M T W T F S
« Dec   Feb »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Archives

LIVE HEADLINE NEWS FEEDS
THERE IS NO DIPLOMATIC SOLUTION

SUPPORT ISRAPUNDIT

 Donate USA  Donate
ISL
 Donate
CAN
Tis the seasons for Presidential pardons
Free Pollard
Please sign the petition. Ask President Obama to
commute Jonathan Pollard's unjust life sentence to time served.
  • January 10, 2013

    Where social problems and business solutions meet  

    BY NIV ELIS, JPOST

    Israeli entrepreneurs seek to lure companies into the nascent field of development technology.
    Robot
    Cultivating consumers from the world’s poorest people may sound like the business model of an exploitative corporation, but that’s exactly what Aliza Belman Inbal wants Israeli businesses to do.

    In the interest of full disclosure, she’ll tell you, there is a dual purpose: While private-sector-driven technology has fertile ground for turning a profit in the developing world, it’s also the best way to help bring people out of poverty. (Read more…)

    Posted by Ted Belman @ 11:02 pm ET | Plink | Trackback | 7 Comments » | 1,013 views

    On the Brink: Decline of US trained Palestinian Security Forces  

    Israel Behind the News


    US-trained Palestinian Security Force under General Dayton November 2009

    David Blumenfield

     

    Prepared with a research grant from the Middle East Forum

    EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

    After nearly 20 years, the Palestinian Authority, the PA, has achieved the dubious reputation of being one of the largest recipients of foreign aid per capita in modern times. However, the PA has not achieved stability, democracy, transparency, or accountability. One the most corrupt regimes in the Middle East, the PA remains a fiefdom, at this point in time under the control of chairman Mahmoud Abbas, his sons, and his cronies.

     

    The security forces established by the PA, unsurprisingly, share a similarly dubious reputation. Despite decades of money, training and equipment from western democracies, the PA armed forces-more than 30,000 PA security and intelligence person­nel-have in the main behaved little better than militias and are marked by considerable corruption. Rather than improving over the years, however, the forces have becoming increasingly problematic: (Read more…)

    Posted by Ted Belman @ 5:08 am ET | Plink | Trackback | 17 Comments » | 1,376 views

    Site Membership



    Editor


      Ted Belman

      tbelman3- at- gmail.com

    Search

    Polls

    Why doesn't Bibi want to go "all the way"

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

    MANTUA BOOKS (recommended)




    Tolerism2

    RECOMMENDED BOOKS


    Iran islam


    apes

    LOVE


    Sharing

    mandate4

    Selected Israpundit Articles

    Miscellaneous Info

      All Politic Sites