Daybreak: Big Islamist Victory in Egypt

Plus tightening of vise around Iran and Syria, and more

Daybreak: Israel’s Northern Front

Plus it’s Britain’s Iranian embassy’s turn to be stormed, and more in the news

From Cairo to Jerusalem

What unrest and elections to the south could mean to the north

Daybreak: Syria Under Diplomatic Siege

Plus the GOP debate, developments in Egypt, and more in the news

Sundown: Egypt Civilian Gov’t Offers Resignation

Plus, when Brody met Allen, biking through Tel Aviv, and more

Whose Side Is Egypt On?

Mubarak-lite leadership coddles Syria but fights terrorism

Daybreak: Report Reax

Plus P.A. FM admits they don’t have the votes, and more in the news

Eclipsed

U.S. policymakers fear a “Shia crescent,” a regional alliance led by Iran. A dawning “Muslim Brotherhood crescent” is far more threatening.

Sundown: Grapel Safely Returned to Israel

Plus, Poland reopens Auschwitz probe, Oprah goes to the mikvah, and more

Mob Tactics

Egypt captured Israeli-American Ilan Grapel to generate popular support among the volatile anti-Western middle class at home

Daybreak: Grapel Still Jailed

Plus the crisis moves toward Syria, and more in the news

After Shalit Deal, Joy Muffled by Reluctance

The cost is staggering, the reward inarticulable

U.S. Prisoner Unsung Player in Shalit Affair

It seems likely that Egypt bargained Israeli-American away as well

Shaken Up

Egypt’s politically expedient ban on the export of palm fronds has altered the lulav market in unexpected ways

Crossed

The deadly crackdown on protesting Egyptian Copts marks a turning point in the military’s post-Mubarak rule. Is this what democracy looks like?

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