Observations, articles, opinions etc. in Dutch and English. The author, Bert de Bruin (Yonathan Dror Bar-On), is a Dutch-Jewish historian, who has specialized in modern Jewish history and in the history of the Middle East, and who in 1995 emigrated from the Netherlands to Israel. He wrote one book (2008), and edited another (2011), both in Dutch. For feedback please post a comment, or send this blog's author an email: (hisdutchname)atyahoodotcom
Thursday, August 17, 2006
I do not understand why some Lebanese are so upset about Syrian President Assad's speech. After all, like Israel they will have the UN and France to rely on when it comes to protecting their security and independence, won't they?