Jerusalem is a holy city for three major religions, so why should any earthly power claim sovereignty there?
Touring the Holy City with the garbage collectors is a reminder that it’s also a place where people go about their day-to-day lives
Netanyahu’s ex-national security adviser says Abbas has a choice between Israeli troops on the Jordan River—or no state at all
Labor’s new leader wants to mend ties with Washington, and he’s looking at Obama and de Blasio for inspiration
Officials have a plan for recognizing French qualifications—to stop new arrivals from heading back to Europe
But none of those charged with crimes have actually been apprehended—illustrating the limits of justice when dealing with terrorists
The point of Sept. 11 wasn’t to terrorize the West. It was to get the U.S. out of the Muslim world—and it worked.
Far from being religious ideologues, most settlers say they are apolitical and just want a house and some quiet
As new fields come online, Israel is beefing up its naval assets to fend off threats from Turkey, Lebanon, and Russia
As defense minister, he presided over disaster in Beirut, and as prime minister, over disengagement, not peacemaking
A stalwart of the right, Sharon was a pragmatist whose mission was to teach Jews how to survive in the Middle East
This week’s protests in Tel Aviv are the fruit of nearly a decade of government indecision about how to handle an influx of strangers
A letter to the president of the Palestinian Authority about peace, love, and self-determination
In fighting a mutual enemy—Sunni militants—with Tehran’s support, the Obama Administration risks alienating Sunni allies