The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
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The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
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Obama backs Bibi on direct talks
New York elite welcome him at the Plaza
Plus Hoffman cancels Israel appearance, and more
Plus Israel files internal Gaza War charges, and more in the news
As Netanyahu arrives in Washington a final Israeli-Palestinian agreement couldn’t be further away
Two happy faces, at least for the press
An inconvenient friendship, an enduring dance, and more
Plus Turkey may cut ties, Turkey maintains ties, and more in the news
FM Lieberman feuds with PM Netanyahu
Plus Bibi and Abbas disagree on talks, and more in the news
Lieberman is F.M., but Barak may as well be
Plus Kagan discusses Chinese food, and more in the news
Opposition leader backs Gaza blockade
Bucking official line, ambassador says Pollard was rogue
Plus Livni goes off on Bibi, and more
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Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
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