Calls for Robert Levinson’s return to U.S. seven years after his disappearance
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
Delivers his best speech on Israel to his toughest audience yet
The first day brings sound and fury, but signifying what?
Worked on the Arab-Israeli peace process under President Clinton
$400,000 unexpectedly delivered to the Dr. Sapir Hospital and Charity Center
Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news
In fighting a mutual enemy—Sunni militants—with Tehran’s support, the Obama Administration risks alienating Sunni allies
Beijing proved masterful at enabling Pyongyang to expand its program, and did the same for Pakistan. Now it’s Tehran’s turn.
The groups have resumed talking in Geneva though
Lebanese soldier to be prosecuted in killing of Israeli soldier
A wrinkle in the nuclear deal emerges, plus advice from Billy Joel
The group has maintained an uneasy status quo despite losing key allies in Tehran, Damascus, and Cairo
Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Sure it’s not a land deal, but maybe we’re getting somewhere?
Citing cost, Israeli premier ignites a firestorm among detractors
Before concessions on borders, Israel demands its safety be guaranteed
Plus Kerry offers security proposal to Netanyahu, and more in the news
You’ll never guess who Iran’s state media thinks was behind the assassination
It’s based on existence
An interim accord with Iran was just signed. Here’s what it says.
Plus Israel registers its disappointment
Responses to Ayatollah Khamenei calling Israel ‘a rabid dog’ have been mixed
Reuters reports Ayatollah Ali Khamenei runs a $95 billion empire
Plus U.S. may put Syria’s chemical weapons on a barge, and more in the news
‘Saffron Rice and Cranberry Sauce’ is one of eight stories in a theater production based on Persian Jewish women’s lives
You might call this the ultimate brushback pitch
Meanwhile, there’s some optimism that a deal can be made next week
Thanks to outside forces waging a proxy battle in Syria, 2013 has become a year of attrition rather than endgames
And blames his housing minister in record time