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A liberal take on the Turkish elections

Friday, April 5th, 2024

A liberal commentator interprets the outcome of the Turkish municipal elections as representative of a broader trend. Big cities tend to support liberals in many countries, while conservative nationalists manage to keep rural areas under their influence. READ MORE

Liberal authors criticise Israel’s war in Gaza

Thursday, December 7th, 2023

While two liberal commentators accuse Israel of applying disproportionate destructive force in reaction to the murderous rampage of Hamas in October, the editor of a Jewish review condemns them for equating terrorist attacks with a war aimed at uprooting a terrorist organisation.


Hungary on good terms with both Israel and Muslim countries

Tuesday, November 14th, 2023

A pro-government pundit wonders why the opposition cannot see what Israel perfectly understands about Hungary’s foreign policy. READ MORE

An alt-left take on the war between Israel and Hamas

Saturday, November 4th, 2023

A radical leftist commentator condemns both Hamas and Israel and urges the creation of a Palestinian state with millions of Palestinians allowed to return to Israel. READ MORE

Analyst paints a grim picture of the prospects for peace

Wednesday, November 1st, 2023

An expert on international politics and strategy sees no signs of a lasting solution to the war between Russia and Ukraine or Israel’s war on Hamas. READ MORE

Hungary votes against the UN resolution on Gaza

Tuesday, October 31st, 2023

Commentators highlight the sharp divisions within the European Union on the Middle East conflict. READ MORE

Weeklies on Israel’s war against Hamas

Monday, October 16th, 2023

Commentators condemn the bloodbath perpetrated by Hamas militants in Israel and ponder the possible outcomes of the conflict. READ MORE

The Gaza conflict compared to the war in Ukraine

Friday, October 13th, 2023

A right-wing commentator believes that the two wars are radically different in nature and thus require different solutions. READ MORE

A left-wing commentator blames Netanyahu for Hamas attack on Israel

Wednesday, October 11th, 2023

The author of the first left-wing analysis on the massive onslaught by Hamas on Israeli civilians over the weekend believes PM Netanyahu’s intransigence paved the way for the brutal Hamas attack. READ MORE

Hungary condemns Hamas attack on Israel

Tuesday, October 10th, 2023

As political leaders on both sides assure Israel of their solidarity after the massive terror attacks on its population, commentators paint a gloomy picture of the near future in the region. READ MORE