The first-ever Farsi-language history book about the Holocaust comes out just as Mahmoud Ahmadinejad leaves office
Jews from Iran to India once spoke their own languages. The few remaining speakers are now the ends of those linguistic lines.
19 years after the Argentina bombing killed 85, a community wants action
Bibi goes on ‘Face the Nation’ to talk Iran’s nuclear program
Israel’s failures in 2006 foreshadow the challenges that lie ahead in a fractured Middle East—and the coming wars there
On Iran’s proposed concession on uranium enrichment
The production value of the election of Hassan Rouhani
Ayatollah Khamenei thinks the “Zionist regime” rigs American elections, unlike Iran’s free ones. Yeah, we should totally let him get nukes.
You’ve got questions, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s got answers
Agents of Influence: Assad’s bloody grip on power in Syria shows how hard it is to dislodge a determined despot
Today’s upheaval in the Arab world has antecedents in past revolutions. So, why are the lessons lost on U.S. policymakers?
Dan Shadur talks about his new documentary about life under the Shah, and his parents’ golden years in Tehran
The president’s favorite Muslim democrat is turning into just another Middle Eastern despot
The Syrian civil war puts Moscow’s relations with the West, Turkey, the Gulf States, and Israel to a serious test
From Syria to elections to Iran’s nuclear program
Why the Israel Defense Forces hit Syria—and why they believe that Assad won’t hit back
Unfortunately, they mean in that black magic way
‘The Daily Show’ host is making a flick about an imprisoned Iranian journalist
Tankers with millions of gallons unsold oil remain parked in the Gulf
Deal with U.S. left out one telling item from wishlist
Or Chuck Hagel’s boundless animus toward Israel
Plus Iran targeted Chabad in Bulgaria following Burgas blast
Why you should learn to spell the name of the mastermind of Poland’s relations with Germany and the Jews
President addresses Boston memorial, anti-Semites push conspiracy theories
But here’s Cynthia Ozick on the Belieber question
Plus Yankee fans give a ‘Sweet Caroline’ tribute to Boston victims
Eight-year-old victim identified as Martin Richard, of Dorchester.
It can see up to eight years into the future
According to reports, it was undamaged in today’s earthquake
Plus Poland’s ban on ritual slaughter will end supply of kosher meat