The Israel Brief – 18 October 2021 – Sweden’s Foreign Minister visits Israel. Israel to fight climate change? Remembering Yitzchak Rabin. 10 Years since release of Gilad Shalit.
The Israel Brief – 19 October 2021 – The circle of peace widens – who is reported to be next? Earthquake felt in Israel. IDF close off areas around Gaza border. Remembering Colin Powell.
The Israel Brief – 20 October 2021 – US and Israeli envoy to UN berate Security Council. Emirati and Israeli flags on moon? Israel increases permits for Gaza merchants. PM Modi invites PM Bennett to India.
The Israel Brief – 21 October 2021 – President Herzog sets up Climate Forum. Taliban behead 18 year old woman. Sunrise DC discriminate against pro-Israel groups. Black Eyed Peas headed to Israel!
Lay of the Land Co-Founder, Rolene Marks debated Chief Mandla Mandela, Grandson of Nelson Mandela, about whether or not the Miss Universe Pageant, scheduled to be hosted by Israel, should be boycotted.
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