In the ‘shmita’ years, Jewish farmers can keep the produce coming—by sneaking into Jordan
Pushing the Hippocratic Oath in service of foreign policy puts doctors on the frontlines
What the burning of a Jordanian pilot reveals about Obama’s flawed Middle East game
Video purportedly shows hostage held since December being burned to death
While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East
Jordan-born chef opens Masada, a nod to the desert fortress and his mom
They’re hardly the first to try, or make this claim
18-year-old granted Israeli citizenship after 16 years of residence in Israel
Sure it’s not a land deal, but maybe we’re getting somewhere?
Before concessions on borders, Israel demands its safety be guaranteed
With no good options on the horizon, Jerusalem and Amman are on a collision course over the Palestinian issue
Plus rent Spielberg’s house, Joan Rivers wants Bristol Palin’s life, and more
Remembering King Hussein, who died on this day in 1999
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
Apparently Syrian Palestinians can’t be absorbed by Jordan because of Israel
Plus Brian Schatz is Hawaii’s choice to replace Senator Inouye
The monarch studied the Arab Spring and created a savvy plan to quell demonstrators without mass violence
In the Peace Corps, I hid my Jewish identity. But that didn’t prevent me from experiencing anti-Semitism.
Two dispatches tell the same story for Jews and Israelis
They say democracies make good neighbors. For Israel these days, it doesn’t seem so straightforward.
The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’
This season, the first ladies of the Levant go nuclear, bringing the drama even without Skinny Girl Margaritas
Plus Egypt’s new ambassador to Israel arrives, Jordan reinstates theirs as well
Teachers say it ‘harms the Palestinian cause’
Protests against the monarchy—the biggest since the Arab Spring began—are bad news for Israel and the U.S.
A solution for the oft-bombed gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt
Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news
Plus a new Egyptian constitution, and more in the news
Plus Abbas reacts to the Arab Spring, and more in the news
Plus UCSD controversy, the new face of Jewish Germany, and more