Writings by Efraim Inbar

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Pakistan Flirts with a Strong Israel Haaretz September 7, 2019
President Trump: When You Leave the Middle East, Do It with a Big Bang The Jerusalem Post August 25, 2019
Israel Should Consider a Restricted Ground Operation in Gaza Israel Hayom August 19, 2019
A Large-scale Ground Offensive against Hamas is Inevitable The Jerusalem Post August 8, 2019
Why a U.S.-Israel Alliance is a Terrible Idea The Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security June 25, 2019
Why the Palestinian Authority Won't Collapse The Jerusalem Post May 2, 2019
Israel's Presence on the Golan Heights: A Strategic Necessity The Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security April 10, 2019
Challenges of the New IDF Chief of Staff The Jerusalem Post January 16, 2019
Iran, Turkey, Russia Threaten Israel in Eastern Mediterranean The Jerusalem Post December 17, 2018
In the Middle East, You Win with Fear Israel Hayom November 13, 2018
Israel's War with Iran Is Inevitable Jerusalem Post October 4, 2018
Why Don't Europeans Get It? Jerusalem Post June 25, 2018
The Future of Israel Looks Good JISS April 18, 2018
The Demand for Sovereignty Over Judea and Samaria Is a Waste of Zionist Energy Jewish News Service February 20, 2018
Netanyahu in India Israel Hayom January 12, 2018
Erdogan's Israel Obsession Israel Hayom December 24, 2017
In Middle East, U.S. Must Address Realities of Iranian Encroachment The Hill December 18, 2017
The Future of Israel's Peace Treaty with Egypt The Jerusalem Post November 27, 2017
A Marshall Plan for Gaza Is a Bad Idea The Jerusalem Post November 15, 2017
Stopping Iran Is up to Israel Now The Jerusalem Post October 1, 2017
Who's Up and Who's Down in the Middle East Israel Hayom August 24, 2017
Victory Requires Patience Israel Hayom July 19, 2017
Modi's Visit: The View from Jerusalem Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses July 10, 2017
Indian Prime Minister Makes Historic Visit to Jerusalem, Skips Ramallah BESA Center Perspectives July 1, 2017
Gaza in the Dark Is Not So Terrible BESA Center Perspectives June 18, 2017
No, Assad's Survival Isn't a Good Thing Israel Hayom June 7, 2017
Israel's Costs vs. Its Benefits Middle East Quarterly Summer 2017
Israel Is Still at War BESA Center Perspectives May 4, 2017
The Turkish Referendum: A Turning Point? BESA Center Perspectives April 20, 2017
The Burden of Israel's 1967 Victory BESA Center Perspectives April 5, 2017
President Trump Wants a Peace Process Too BESA Center Perspectives March 21, 2017
Why Israelis Like Trump Fortune February 7, 2017
Jerusalem is the Center of Gravity BESA Center Perspectives January 19, 2017
Can Trump Construct a New World Order? BESA Center Perspectives December 18, 2016
Australia and Israel: Good Guys Should Stick Together BESA Center Perspectives November 22, 2016
The Gaza Tunnels Get Too Much Attention BESA Center Perspectives October 6, 2016
The Middle East Can't Be Fixed BESA Center Perspectives September 1, 2016
Don't Destroy ISIS BESA Center Perspectives August 2, 2016
Israel Can Only Manage, Not End, the Threat from Gaza BESA Center Perspectives June 30, 2016
U.S. Mideast Retreat a Boon for Moscow and Tehran Middle East Quarterly Summer 2016
Israel's Palestinian Dilemmas BESA Center Perspectives May 3, 2016
The Syrian Civil War: An Interim Balance Sheet BESA Center Perspectives April 6, 2016
The Consequences of American Retreat from the Middle East BESA Center Perspectives February 24, 2016
The Roots of Anti-Israel Attitudes The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy January 6, 2016
How Dangerous is ISIS to Israel? BESA Center Perspectives September 7, 2015
Israel-India Relations Grow Stronger BESA Center Perspectives August 6, 2015
Iran Nuclear Deal Makes War More Likely BESA Center Perspectives July 15, 2015
Diplomatic Activism Won't Bring Israeli-Palestinian Peace Israel Hayom June 1, 2015
The Middle East Turmoil and Israel's Security International Relations and Security Network (ISN) April 13, 2015
There is No "Better Deal" with Iran BESA Center Perspectives April 9, 2015
Security Challenges of the New Israeli Government BESA Center Perspectives March 19, 2015
Did Israel Weaken Hamas? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2015
Obama's Iran Policy and Israel's Elections BESA Center Perspectives February 16, 2015
The Greatest Threat in Syria Comes from Iran Israel Hayom February 1, 2015
Turkey is no American Ally BESA Center Perspectives January 4, 2015
Iran Remains the Threat in the Middle East BESA Center Perspectives October 19, 2014
Hamas was Defeated, Until the Next Time BESA Center Perspectives September 1, 2014
Israel's Challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean Middle East Quarterly Fall 2014
What Is to Be Done About Gaza? BESA Center Perspectives August 10, 2014
No Economic Aid to Hamas-Ruled Gaza BESA Center Perspectives July 29, 2014
Mowing the Grass in Gaza BESA Center Perspectives July 20, 2014
Dangerous and False Palestinian "Unity" BESA Center Perspectives June 5, 2014
Let's Do Almost Nothing Israel Hayom May 15, 2014
Jerusalem is Not up for Grabs BESA Center Perspectives April 10, 2014
Respond Firmly to Palestinian Blackmail BESA Center Perspectives April 6, 2014
The Boycott Mirage Israel Hayom February 6, 2014
The Jordan Valley: Israel's security belt Israel Hayom January 6, 2014
Erdo─čan Is in Trouble BESA Center Perspectives December 29, 2013
Palestinian Red Line Israel Hayom December 16, 2013
Kerry: Stay home Israel Hayom November 10, 2013
Remembering the 1973 war The Jerusalem Post October 2, 2013
Time Favors Israel Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
Israel's apology to Turkey was a mistake The Jerusalem Post March 28, 2013
Jerusalem's Decreasing Isolation Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Abbas needs to be replaced The Jerusalem Post January 16, 2013
Operation Pillar of Defense: In Support of a Ground Offensive BESA Center Perspectives Paper November 19, 2012
Netanyahu's speech and the Ostrich Syndrome The Jerusalem Post October 11, 2012
The Fading Left and Israel's Flourishing Democracy BESA Center Perspectives Paper August 16, 2012
The Arab Uprisings' Impact Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
How Israel Bungled the Second Lebanon War Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
The Importance of Cyprus Middle East Quarterly Spring 2001
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
Is Israel More Accepted in the Middle East? MEF Wire July 20, 2016
The Third Gaza War MEF Wire August 12, 2014
Middle East Upheavals and Israel MEF Wire October 27, 2011
Pessimism and Optimism in Israel MEF Wire April 16, 1997