In PLO-Hamas Deal, a Moment of Moral Clarity

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.

Israel Halts Peace Talks After PA-Hamas Pact

What it all means for the peace process

Abbas’s Choice

How reconciliation with Hamas reveals the PA boss’s true intentions

Hamas Supporters Rally at Al-Quds University

Months after Brandeis University cut ties with the school over a similar protest

IDF Discovers Largest Gaza Tunnel Yet

The tunnel, reportedly dug by Hamas, stretches far into Israel territory

Iran’s Ramped-Up Cold War With Israel Is a Sign of Tehran’s Weakness, Not Strength

As the war in Syria deepens sectarian splits among Muslims, Iran’s choice to send rockets to Gaza is a sign the emperor has no clothes

Israeli Navy Intercepts Rockets Heading to Gaza

Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza

Southern Israel on Alert After String of Rocket Attacks

More rocket fire from Gaza may augur a broader escalation

Israel Strikes Gaza After Sniper Attack

Things are heating up along the Israeli-Gaza border

Morsi to Face Trial; ‘Knockout’ Suspect Arrested

Plus what a war on Christmas would actually look like, and more in the news

For Hamas, the Arab Spring Has Been Disastrous—But It Still Has a Stranglehold on Gaza

The group has maintained an uneasy status quo despite losing key allies in Tehran, Damascus, and Cairo

Rocket Fire Marks Anniversary of 2012 Gaza War

The Israeli Air Forces responds to Palestinian mortars by attacking rocket launchers

Hamas Gunmen Killed in Tunnel Clash; Banksy’s Nazi Sells Big

Plus novelist Francesca Segal keeps on winning, and more in the news

Murmurs of Third Intifada Build Into a Refrain

Hamas calls for uprising, Israeli officials warn of violence

Two Years After Gilad Shalit’s Release, His Negotiator Looks Back—and Ahead

In his new book, ‘The Negotiator,’ Long Island-born Gershon Baskin says the prisoner swap that saved the soldier was worth it

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