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Israel Fights America’s Battles

Why the U.S.-Israel alliance may be returning to its Cold War roots

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The Golan Heights Chimera

How Israel’s annexation* of the contested border region continues to keep the peace

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Israel’s Next Front: Syria

The Israeli-Syrian border is quiet no more, as armed Islamist rebels pledge to take back the Golan Heights

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No U.S. Strategy in Syria

The U.S. refuses to arm rebel groups. Now, an al-Qaida affiliate has emerged as one of the strongest factions.

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Sundown: Syrian Rebels Link Assad to Israel

Plus Yasser Arafat to be exhumed

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Daybreak: Morsi Supports Syrian Rebels

Plus a top Iranian scientist may be resuming nuclear weapons research

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Jewish Aleppo, Lost Forever

The Syrian diaspora in Israel watches its once-vibrant ancestral home fall to ruin in the country’s civil war

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Fleeing Assad’s Troops

I went to Syria to photograph the rebellion. But when the army took aim at the village where I was staying, I escaped to Turkey with 100 refugees.

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Among the Insurgents

Smuggled into Syria, a reporter finds that the Free Syrian Army lacks leadership but is fiercely united against Bashar al-Assad and Iran

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Interference

Washington should back the Free Syrian Army in its insurgency against Bashar al-Assad, since toppling his regime would strike a blow against Iran