Apocalyptic Muslim Jew-hatred

There are short—term reasons behind the attacks on Israel by Hezbollah and Hamas. But underlying all the geo—strategy is a solid foundation of fanatical Jew—hatred, dating back to the founding of Islam. There is literally nothing Israel or Jews can do to appease those who seek to annihilate them. Dr. Walid Phares, a perspicacious expert on modern jihad terrorism, has elucidated the practical, short—term considerations that likely motivated Hizbollah's aggressive actions across Israel's internationally recognized northern border with Lebanon (kidnapping of Israeli soldiers; katyusha rocket attacks on Israeli civilian populations), which precipitated the ongoing conflagration:  Iran is concerned about the nuclear crisis and wants to distract attention from the issue  Syria is concerned about the Hariri murder investigation and wishes to postpone its results.  Hizbollah is concerned about the call for disarming its militias and therefore...(Read Full Article)