Sundown: Is Grapel the New Shalit?

Plus all apologies to Egypt, Schultz backs OWS, and more

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

Details on the Israel Attack and Syria Statements

Was Hamas involved? And what happens to Syria next?

Sundown: Iran and Qaeda in Cahoots?

Plus, Keret’s thin abode, Facebook won’t delete denial pages, and more

Left For Dead

The Israeli left has collapsed in the last decade. But the right, despite its successes, is dying, too, brought down by Russian-imported maximalism and American-imported political consultants.

Unruly

The anti-boycott bill that passed the Knesset yesterday—which makes it illegal to call for severed economic ties with Israel or its West Bank settlements—is a reprehensible criminalization of dissent

Daybreak: Abbas Lukewarm on Unity Pre-U.N.

Plus Hariri indictments handed down, and more in the news

Sundown: Barak Predicts Assad’s Demise

Plus, Israeli envoy enlists American Jews, Lieberman the shanda, and more

Why They Listen to Dagan

Former Mossad chief is Netanyahu’s new unofficial domestic opponent

Disasters

This week in Israel: borders are breached, a truck runs amok, Netanyahu tests the waters, Barak stands accused, and rabbis fireproof the Sabbath

Daybreak: All Eyes on Him

Plus, sanctioned Assad blames Israel, and more in the news

Daybreak: Clinton Open to Hamas

Plus Barak unafraid, Turkey down, and more in the news

News of a Kidnapping

Israelis are clamoring for the release of Gilad Shalit, the IDF soldier abducted nearly five years ago, but is the prisoner swap demanded by his Hamas captors too high a price to pay?

Skullcaps and Bones

Yale’s Jewish society, Eliezer, comes out of the shadows

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