Daybreak: Settlements Prompt Newer Wrist-Slap

Plus humanitarian aid for Homs, and more in the news

Daybreak: Israel Feeling Iran Attack Safer

Plus Adelson denies making a (poor) investment, and more in the news

Sundown: Europe, Turkey Embargo Iran’s Oil

Plus Atlanta editor steps down, Braun steps up, and more

Sundown: The 2 Percent Rule

Plus the problem with intervening in Syria, Wallenberg’s 100th, and more

Caucus

With the release of an Israeli arrested on bogus charges in the Republic of Georgia, the two U.S. allies can get back to building a close relationship

Daybreak: Price-Taggers Deface Army Site

Plus Peres ‘ashamed’ of rancid bills, and more in the news

Rules of Engagement

The president of Israel remembers Ben-Gurion’s 1948 decision to exempt young Orthodox men from military service

Raw Deal

To understand widespread Israeli alienation from the beauty of Jewish tradition, look to Ben-Gurion’s political bargain with the Orthodox

Uncivil

As Israel fought for independence, David Ben-Gurion turned the military’s guns on Jews. In his new biography, Shimon Peres recalls his mentor’s greatest test.

Father Figure

Shimon Peres, Israel’s president, has written a new Nextbook Press biography of David Ben-Gurion, its first prime minster and his mentor

A Mosque Is Burned, This Time In Israel

President Peres has a must-read condemnation

Sundown: Obama Campaign Gets Outside Help

Plus Casspi plans triumphant return, Peres turns 88, and more

Daybreak: Next Up, Security Council

Plus, Syrian ships shell Syrian city, and more in the news

The Player

Israeli tycoon Arnon Milchan is the billionaire Hollywood producer behind Pretty Woman. He was also a secret agent who helped Israel and South Africa broker deals trading nuclear material for propaganda assistance. An excerpt from the forthcoming Confidential.

Long View

At a book festival in Sicily, admiring a tranquil lifestyle and remembering a father’s bedtime stories about drunks and prostitutes, based on his time spent Irgun gun-running at Italy’s southern tip

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