Better a Pharaoh or a Tempest?

They say democracies make good neighbors. For Israel these days, it doesn’t seem so straightforward.

Michael Oren: It’s May 1967—or May 1948

The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’

Real Housewives of the Mideast

This season, the first ladies of the Levant go nuclear, bringing the drama even without Skinny Girl Margaritas

Daybreak: Syrian Civil War Reaches Damascus

Plus Egypt’s new ambassador to Israel arrives, Jordan reinstates theirs as well

Why UN Schools in Jordan Won’t Teach the Holocaust

Teachers say it ‘harms the Palestinian cause’

Will Jordan Be Next to Fall?

Protests against the monarchy—the biggest since the Arab Spring began—are bad news for Israel and the U.S.

The Mel Brooks Option

A solution for the oft-bombed gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Daybreak: Iran Lashes Out Like Wounded Dog

Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news

Daybreak: Thinking of a Master Plan

Plus a new Egyptian constitution, and more in the news

Daybreak: For West, ‘Defeat’ in Syria

Plus Abbas reacts to the Arab Spring, and more in the news

Sundown: Jordan Inflamed

Plus UCSD controversy, the new face of Jewish Germany, and more

Daybreak: U.S. Realizes Syria Plan Failing

Plus yet another new government in Jordan, and more in the news

Bibi’s Political Inheritance

What remains of Revisionist Zionism, the ideology of the late Benzion Netanyahu, is its 11th commandment: Don’t be a fool.

Sundown: Jordanian PM Resigns

Plus $100k up for grabs! and more in the news

Daybreak: New Syria Plan Needed

Plus Egypt prisoner swap in the works, and more in the news

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