Israel and Egypt’s Deeper Ties

Recent tensions only reveal fundamental shared interests. Hopefully.

Daybreak: Sinai To Be Remilitarized

Plus A’jad being A’jad, China picks a side, and more in the news

Make Like an Egyptian Tree, and Avoid Israel

Palm frond export ban threatens Sukkot lulav supply

Sundown: Today I Am a Punching Bag

Plus, the ‘Jewish Indiana Jones,’ Benny Morris on Egypt, and more

Daybreak: U.N. Bloc Moves Against Syria

Plus, further Gaza warring, bulking Southern defenses, and more in the news

Embroiled

With the Arab Spring shaking the Middle East’s status quo, a new regional order is being born. As the recent attacks in Eilat and Be’er Sheva show, Israel is likely to pay a price.

Daybreak: Egypt Crisis Ends*

Plus safer Sinai, Human Rights Council acts on Syria, and more in the news

One Weekend, Two Crises

A brouhaha with Egypt, and rockets from Gaza

Daybreak: Assad Insists He Will Stay

Plus, to the shores of Tripoli, pressure to escalate in Gaza, and more in the news

Sundown: A Hot Summer in Sinai

Plus, Iranian leaders feud, Drake joins Kravitz, and more

Daybreak: U.N. Suspects Syrian Crimes

Plus, the new Sinai, and more in the news

Daybreak: Attack in Southern Israel Kills 5

Plus, U.S. prepares to call for Assad to step down, and more in the news

Daybreak: Next Up, Security Council

Plus, Syrian ships shell Syrian city, and more in the news

Old Soldier

A Long Island-born, middle-aged Israeli soldier patrols the Egyptian border on reserve duty—and reflects on two decades of civilian and military life

Yet Another Egypt Pipeline Explosion

Sabotages could break the Israeli peace, shove Jordan into Iran’s arms

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