Obama’s long game is a complete restructuring of the balance of power in the region—but with what results?
The Jewish State ‘has never been in a better strategic position than where it is today’
At a lonely army outpost in 1994, Israel was shown the difference between radicals and fanatics—and between soldiers and storytellers. But the West didn’t learn.
‘I believe the state of Israel may not survive. That its days are numbered. I can hardly bear to say it.’
The president’s Syria policy poses a direct threat to Israel
How—and why—consummate outsiders like Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn are taking center stage this political season
The anti-idealism of the blinkered idealists
Justice finally finds the unrepentant terrorist
The State Department cut funding to NGO that cultivates moderate Shiite voices in opposition to Hezbollah
Why the idea that economic and social pressure can keep Hezbollah in check is deeply flawed
A visit to Gaza City, for the latest from Hamas, Fatah, Benjamin Netanyahu—and Marine Le Pen
A pact with Iran sends a clear message to Arab liberals: No one will help you
In the wake of deadly attacks, why the one vaunted Arab Spring exception may not be an exception at all
Critics say Congress speech contained fabricated quote. Audio says otherwise.
What the burning of a Jordanian pilot reveals about Obama’s flawed Middle East game
How the flare-up on the Israel-Lebanon border may portend a larger conflict
First fatal Hezbollah attack in Israel’s north since 2006 raises questions about deterrence
Argentine prosecutor’s findings implicated Tehran in 1994 JCC bombing
The sudden death of Alberto Nisman, lead prosecutor of the AMIA bombing, deepens the culture of impunity
Alberto Nisman was to present his evidence against the government today
Early in his reign, the ayatollah received a secret visit from six Jews—a visit that may have saved thousands
The apostle of Third-Worldist violence as a cleansing flame is alive and well, and raging across the region
Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
Analysis of the social-media messaging of Hamas’ military wing reveals distinct voices for the West, the Arab Middle East, and Israel
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
And why Israel supports the ambitious—if unlikely—push for statehood
The new vogue for blaming the century-old Sykes-Picot Agreement for today’s woes ignores history, and reality