Departed

South Lebanon Army soldiers fought alongside IDF troops in their country and followed them south when Israel withdrew. Now they’re waiting for a chance to go home.

Linked In

Why do Arab governments—and the U.S.—insist the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is at the heart of all the Mideast’s problems?

Religion of Yes

The Israeli-Palestinian peace process has always been divisive; now it’s being used as a wedge

City of Refuge

Twenty-eight years after he left, an evacuee from Sinai’s largest abandoned settlement looks back at his onetime neighbors’ sad history

Shadow Play: Agents of Influence on Egypt Ambassador Pick Robert S. Ford

Syria may be getting a new U.S. ambassador, but the problem of Syrian engagement is far from solved

War Games

Would Israel launch a preemptive strike—despite U.S. opposition—to prevent an Iranian bomb? Despite its bluster, probably not.

Not So Fast

Everyone thinks an Israel-Iran war would be over quickly. One analyst disagrees.

The Honest Broker

Robert Malley, a former Clinton official, says Hamas must be engaged

The Source

A look at Anat Kamm, who leaked secret IDF documents to a Haaretz reporter

Spies Like Us

Spy vs. spy intrigue between the CIA and Israel, centered around the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv

Respectfully Yours

Dalia Mogahed may be the most influential figure guiding the Obama Administration’s Middle East outreach

Silent Right

How Jewish conservatives blew it on Iraq and Iran

Allah Is a Zionist

The Quranic argument for Jewish sovereignty in the land of Israel

Friends in Deed

Evangelical Christians have emerged as Israel’s staunchest allies—even as some American Jews are made uneasy by the show of support

Up in Arms

A new book offers a history of Jewish terrorism in Israel from the Maccabees to the present

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