You have arrived at the first post of The Camel's Nose blog. TCN provides concise and sourced-based analysis on the Israeli-Arab conflict. The blog highlights security and human rights developments in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip, and the greater Arab world.
The name of the blog comes from a Bedouin proverb: "When the camel's nose enters the tent, can the rest of the camel be far behind?" TCN blog identifies events which are indications of greater trends in Israeli-Arab relations. The analysis contained in these postings is nuanced yet easy-to-understand. It is intended for fellow students of the conflict and other interested parties, and serves as a clearinghouse for resources and a forum for discussion.