“Hamas is still in power in Gaza, and Israel is losing on the ground,” interview with Tawfieq Toameh

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The truce in Gaza has collapsed, and Israel has resumed their attacks on the civilians of Gaza. Over 14,000 people have died in Gaza, and about half are children. On Friday, the death toll is increasing once again after days of peace. Philippe Lazzarini, the Commissioner General of UNRWA, […]

“Israel has failed to eradicate Hamas, and empty Gaza of Palestinians,” interview with Dr. Ahmad Alderzi

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator   The events in Gaza and Israel have captured the world’s attention.  With so many factors and moving parts to the situation, it is necessary to take a step back and look at the whole scene.  Dr. Ahmad Alderzi, the noted microbiologist and activist, has been interviewed by Steven […]

Israeli-Palestinian swap success and the road ahead

The first swap of Israeli hostages for Palestinian prisoners has been completed yesterday.  The day prior to the swap was the American Holiday Thanksgiving.  There are certainly Israeli and Palestinian families who are giving thanks to God for their loved ones’ freedom. The western media focused on the older Israeli women and small children being […]

Shame on the US Ambassador to the UN: she has forgotten her roots

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, has refused to ask for a ceasefire in Gaza to save lives, after more than 12,000 civilians have died, and half are children. Thomas-Greenfield’s policy statements suggest Israelis are deserving of human rights, while Palestinians are not. In 2015, Thomas-Greenfield […]

Israel captures Al Shifa Hospital for their Gaza military post

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator Israel has insisted that the Al Shifa Hospital in Gaza is sitting on top of a network of tunnels which are the Hamas headquarters in Gaza. The Israeli government have offered no credible proof, and only cite secret intelligence as their source. Lieutenant Colonel Peter Lerner, Israeli army spokesperson, […]

UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly places humanitarian issues in Gaza a priority

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The diplomatic community was shocked when US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, claimed alongside Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, “…I come as a Jew.”  This broke diplomatic rules and norms which prohibit interjecting yourself, and your personal culture, while representing a nation and its interests. Blinken explained he was raised […]

The US against Hamas in Gaza, but supports terrorists in Syria

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator On October 7, Israel was attacked by Hamas, an armed Palestinian resistance group inside Gaza. The group killed 1,405 people, and kidnapped over 200 in Israel. Hamas was a branch of the Muslim Brotherhood, a global terrorist organization which is outlawed in many countries, but not in the US, […]

Saudi Arabia’s leader refuses to stand with the US and Israel against the Palestinians

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman (MBS) of Saudi Arabia is between a rock and a hard place. The Kingdom remains dependent on the US for security, while the US is supporting and supplying the weapons for Israel’s slaughtering of Palestinian civilians. Added to the dilemma, is that MBS was […]