Plus Polanski’s way out, Egypt’s hated wall, and more in the news
East Jerusalem is central, and not just geographically
Plus a new peace push, if Netanyahu will have it, and more in the news
Plus Obama urges Lebanon on arms, and more in the news
IDF confirms incident; skirmishes mild so far
Is Salam Fayyad the Palestinian Ben-Gurion?
Plus a Hungarian bust, a German painting, and more in the news
Crisis mounts, a smaller White House Hanukkah, and more in the news
Speculation on a post-Abbas Palestinian Authority
If Israel won’t stop settlement construction
Plus Iran, Russia, Lebanon, and more in the news
Says Iran, plus a new charge against Israel and more in the news
And Fatah says government will fall if report isn’t approved
Molestation arrests up in Brooklyn, mock court puts Abbas in slammer, Maurice Sendak, and more
According to memo obtained by AP
Happy Columbus Day! Plus, Abbas flipped, the Coens dissed, and Potok staged
Charges Erekat, dimming hopes for peace deal
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
A shul to close, a school to open, and more in the news
But what does he mean by a contiguous Palestinian state?
Maybe, says Abbas. Now, says Obama.
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
As Obama sits down with Netanyahu and Abbas, a brief history of the trilateral summit
No peace talks, Ahmadinejad’s old song, and more in the news
At the UNGA? Or maybe later? Or ‘it depends’?
A violent clash, a deportation, and more from the news
Olmert under fire, Arkansas pride, and more in the news
Realizes Bibi can’t announce halt
At U.N. next month, albeit informally
As P.M. Fayyad interview with ‘Haaretz’ confirms