Obama’s embrace of Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatens both Israel and the Palestinian Authority

The Next Lebanon War

A Lebanon-Israel conflict is a matter of when, not if, and the United States has an interest in the outcome


Bashar al-Assad has maintained his country’s key position in Mideast politics by drawing out the peace process and turning it into warfare by other means

Extreme Makeover

Obama’s Middle East policy may soon shift away from moderates in favor of extremists


Hezbollah’s Hassan Nasrallah wants war. His public wants war. But to get the war that he wants, he has to wait.


Why was Sheikh Raad Salah on the Mavi Marmara?


A thousand children of migrant workers await deportation from Israel


Protests in an East Jerusalem neighborhood are reviving the Israeli left


Michael Oren, Israel’s U.S. ambassador, says Washington will always need his country as an ally

Tablet Turns 1

Happy birthday to us, and highlights from the first year

New Wave

French Jews making aliyah go from one conflict zone to another

With a Whimper

Longtime White House correspondent Helen Thomas retires after anti-Semitic outburst

No Direction Home

Maybe American liberal Zionism simply isn’t worth saving

Magic Number

Coach Red Holzman led the Knicks to their only championships and an auspicious 613 wins

Bad Moon Rising

Turkey’s sponsorship of the Gaza flotilla signals a failure of American policy

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