Assembled by Ken Stein, Emory University and Center for Israel Education

Today in Israeli History, Center for Israel Education,


Adan Abu Amer, “Hamas, Jordan Probe Possibility of Better Ties.” Al-Monitor. March 31, 2014.

Ibrahim Al-Amin, “Gaza Violence: Questions to the Resistance and the Enemy.” Al-Akhbar English. March 15, 2014.

Osama Al-Sharif, “Jordan’s Muslim Brotherhood Maintains Grassroots Support.” Al-Monitor. March 31, 2014.

Alan Baker, “Changing the Historical Narrative: Saeb Erekat’s New Spin.” Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs.  March 23, 2014.

BICOM Staff. “BICOM Briefing : The Threat Posed by Iran to Israel.” British Israel Communications and Research Center. March 2014.

Deputy Secretary of State, William J. Burns, “Syria Spillover: The Growing Threat of Terrorism and Sectarianism in the Middle East and Ukraine Update.” Testimony Before Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Department. March 06, 2014.

Akiva Eldar, “Jerusalem’s Water Crisis.” Al-Monitor. March 31, 2014.

Oded Eran and Gallia Lindenstrauss. “Question Marks on the Way to a Turkey-Israel Agreement.” Institute for National Security Studies (Israel), INSS Insight. March 03, 2014.

Oded Eran and Yoel Guzansky. “Political Islam on the Defensive.” Institute for National Security Studies (Israel)INSS Insight. March 20, 2014.

Gamal Essam El-Din, “Clock Is Ticking for El-Sisi as All Set for Him to Launch Presidency Bid.” Al-Ahram On-line. March 18, 2014.

Avi Gil. “2014 A Strategically Decisive Year – A Geopolitical Review,”  The Jewish People Policy Institute, March 11, 2014,

Avner Golov, “Situation Assessment on the Iranian Nuclear Program: Three Events, Two Questions, and One Crucial Meeting.” Institute for National Security Studies (Israel). INSS Insight. March 02, 2014.

Yossi Klein Halevi, “The Quiet Rise of the Israeli Center.” Times of Israel. March 23, 2014.

Olli Heinonen and Simon Henderson. “Nuclear Kingdom: Saudi Arabia’s Atomic Ambitions.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 27, 2014.

Raymond Ibrahim, “Islamic Jihad and the Doctrine of Abrogation.” Middle East Forum.  March 06, 2014.

Raymond Ibrahim, “‘Moderate Islam’ Is an Oxymoron.” Middle East Forum,  March 24, 2014.

International Crisis Group Staff. “The Next Round in Gaza.” Crisis Group. March 25, 2014.

Zubair Iqbal, “The Arab Awakening: Determinants and Economic Consequences.” Middle East Institute. February 25, 2014.

Efraim Karsh, “The Palestinians’ Real Enemies.” Middle East Quarterly. March 2014.

Matthew Levitt, “Iran’s Support for Terrorism Worldwide.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 03, 2014.

Matthew Levitt, “West Bank Violence and Gaza Rockets Could Spark Wider Conflict.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 20, 2014.

J. Matthew McInnis, “Why Iran Supports Terrorism: Joint Subcommittee Hearing: Iran’s Support for Terrorism Worldwide, House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade, Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa.” United States House. March 04, 2014.

MENA and Ahram Staff. “Top Prosecutor Sends 919 Morsi Supporters to Court.” Al-Ahram On-line. March 26, 2014.–Morsi-supporters-to-court.aspx

Emile Nakhleh, “Ambassadorial Recall Signals Deepening Rifts Among Gulf Sheikhs.” Lobelog. March 06, 2014.

Sharif Nashashibi, “Hizbollah’s Advances in Syria Expose Its Frailties in Lebanon.” The National. March 18, 2014.

Mordechai Nissan, “The Two-State Delusion.” Middle East Quarterly. 2014.

Anne W. Patterson, Assistant Secretary. “Syria After Geneva: Next Steps for U.S. Policy.” Testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee,  March 26, 2014.

David Pollack, “Threats to Israel: Trade Boycotts.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 05, 2014.

Paul Rivlin, “Will China Replace the U.S. in the Middle East?” Iqtisadi. Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, Tel Aviv University. March 25, 2014.

Rosner, Shmuel. Jewish and Democratic Perspectives from World Jewry.” The Jewish People Policy Institute no. 33, March 16, 2014.

David Schenker, and Eric Trager. “Egypt’s Arms Deal with Russia: Potential Strategic Costs.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 04, 2014.

David Schenker, “How Syria’s Civil War Threatens Lebanon’s Fragile Peace.” Los Angeles Times. April 1, 2014.

Lt. Col. (ret.) Dr. Dany Shoham, “Will Syria’s Chemical Weapons Arsenal Be Eliminated?” Begin-Sadat  Center. March 04, 2014.

Gilad Wenig, “Egypt’s New Military Brass.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 26, 2014.

Heiko Wimmen, “Divisive Rule Sectarianism and Power Maintenance in the Arab Spring: Bahrain, Iraq, Lebanon, and Syria.” Stiftung Wissenschaft Und Politik. March 03, 2014.

Efraim Yaar, and Tamar Hermann. Peace Index March 2014, The Israel Democracy Institute.

Y. Yehoshua, Y. Admon, and R. Hoffman. “Unprecedented Tension Between Qatar And Saudi Arabia/UAE/Bahrain Threatens To Break Up Gulf Cooperation Council.” MEMRI (The Middle East Media Research Institute), March 14, 2014.

Konstantinos Zarras, “Blurring the Borders of Conflict: ISIS between Syria and Iraq.” Tel Aviv Notes. An Update on the Middle East from the Dayan Center at Tel Aviv University. March 10, 2014.

Neri Zilber, “Israel’s Governance Law: Raising the Electoral Threshold.” Washington Institute for Near East Policy. March 10, 2014.