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Jordan’s King Abdullah (centre) tried to erase all traces of a distinct Palestinian identity (Image: Wikipedia)

How Arab rulers undermined a Palestinian state

June 3, 2022 | Assaf Malach, Roie Yellinek

An archaeological tunnel under modern Jerusalem: The idea of digging up Jerusalem has inspired much misguided enthusiasm (Image: Wikimedia Commons)

Biblio File: The Treasure of the Jews

June 3, 2022 | Matti Friedman

Image: Gabriele Pedrini/Shutterstock

Does Hezbollah’s election setback matter?

June 3, 2022 | Lazar Berman

Shireen Abu Akleh reporting from the West Bank for Al Jazeera in an undated clip (Al Jazeera screenshot)

Deconstruction Zone: It doesn’t matter who killed Shireen Abu Akleh 

June 3, 2022 | Mark Lavie

Poster advertising the Quds Day event at Sydney’s Hussaineyat Ale Yassin (Image: Twitter)

Al-Quds Day at a Sydney Mosque

June 3, 2022 | Ran Porat

Essay: Diplomatic Delusions

June 2, 2022 | Oved Lobel

Captured NII militants with their flag (Image: Twitter)

Asia Watch: Endless mission

June 2, 2022 | Michael Shannon

Image: Shutterstock

Noted and Quoted – June 2022

June 2, 2022 | AIJAC staff

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Italian TV: "Hitler also had Jewish blood. It means absolutely nothing…the most ardent antisemites are usually Jews." (Photo: YouTube screenshot)

Behind the News – June 2022

June 1, 2022 | AIJAC staff

Jerusalem today is a sprawling metropolis of 126 sq. km. and nearly a million residents (Image: Pinterest)

Capital growth

June 1, 2022 | Amotz Asa-El

French Jews largely supported incumbent Emmanuel Macron, but that does not mean they are thrilled with the election result (Screenshot)

Europa Europa: The “Devil you know” in France

June 1, 2022 | Alex Benjamin

The first ever gathering of the World Evangelical Alliance and the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations in Jerusalem (Image: Yoni Reif)

The Last Word: Moral leadership

May 31, 2022 | Jeremy Jones