Israel

Sheldon Adelson Has Finally Found an Issue He Can Truly Influence
November 19, 2013

Hint: It has nothing to do with Israel.

Netanyahu’s Insulting Appeal to American Jews
November 12, 2013

You should feel sympathy for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. He is not crazy to perceive an Iran with an advancing nuclear weapons program as a potential existential threat to his country.

Avigdor Lieberman Is Back and Ready to Wreak Havoc
November 06, 2013

It was a busy day in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, with John Kerry shuttling between Jerusalem and the West Bank to avert a full-blown crisis in the negotiations.

The Ted Cruz of Israel
Danny Danon is driving Bibi—and just about everyone else—crazy
November 03, 2013

Danny Danon is Driving Bibi—and Just About Everyone Else—Crazy

"Israel Doesn’t Need America on D-Day"
A leading voice of restraint is starting to worry about Iran
October 23, 2013

"I supported [Netanyahu and Barak] on the notion that if we come to the fork in the road [on Iran], where we have to choose between very tough alternatives—the ‘bomb’ or the ‘bombing’—I’m with the prime minister, for the bombing,” former Israeli defe

The Story of an Israeli Paratrooper Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation
October 21, 2013

Forty years ago this month, at the end of the Yom Kippur War, Israel found itself in a precarious position, confronting increasing Arab strength and hostilities from countries from afar.

Netanyahu Sure Looks Like He's Getting Ready to Divide Jerusalem
October 16, 2013

The Israeli Prime Minister has stopped mentioning Jerusalem. This could be huge for peace.

The Yom Kippur War Was 40 Years Ago. Everything You Thought You Knew About It Is Wrong.
October 15, 2013

Egyptians marked the fortieth anniversary of their army's putative triumph over Israel by bloodying one another in Tahrir Square. Syrians, too, commemorated the date with internecine violence.

Netanyahu Said Something Shockingly Bad at the UN
October 01, 2013

Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani has revived talks with the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany over its nuclear program.

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