Celebrated IDF Soldier Meir Har-Zion Dies at 80

Elite unit fighter helped shape ethos of Israel’s army in its early years

Photographing Ariel Sharon

Gillian Laub remembers her portrait sessions with the late prime minister

Sharon Supporters Flock to Knesset To Mourn

Israelis of all ages pay their final respects to the late prime minister

Michael Oren: If Peace Talks Fail, Israel Should Withdraw from West Bank

Netanyahu’s former ambassador to the U.S. moves to his left

Let’s Remember the Dark Side of Ariel Sharon’s Legacy—and Bury ‘Sharonism’ With Him

As defense minister, he presided over disaster in Beirut, and as prime minister, over disengagement, not peacemaking

A Divider by Nature, Sharon Tried To Unite Israelis Behind Ending the Occupation

A stalwart of the right, Sharon was a pragmatist whose mission was to teach Jews how to survive in the Middle East

Ariel Sharon’s Legacy

Talking to the former Prime Minister’s longtime advisor, Raanan Gissin

Ariel Sharon Dies at 85

The former Israeli Prime Minister had been comatose since 2006 stroke

Ariel Sharon: 1928-2014

One of Israel’s legendary military commanders and most influential politicians leaves a legacy that was nearly great

Sharon’s Health Deteriorating; Egyptian Protestors Killed

Plus a rabbi’s take on Inside Llewyn Davis, and more in the news

Debating the Wisdom of the Gaza Disengagement

With Kerry arriving, Ariel Sharon’s last major political act looms large

Ariel Sharon’s Condition Worsening

The former Israeli prime minister is in organ failure, doctors say

The Fight for Prayer at the Temple Mount Intensifies

Israeli lawmakers push for access to the holy site

Famous February 26th Birthdays

A look at the today’s big days, including a special one

Secrets From Israel’s Archives

How did Menachem Begin’s Cabinet handle the truth about the Sabra and Shatila massacre? Here are the transcripts.

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