Deputy FM Ayalon, at center of storm, already said sorry
What a diplomatic to-do means for Israel and the U.S.
Multibillion-dollar arms deal thrown into mix
Plus Moldovan anti-Semitism, a Hanukkah world record, and more
Plus a school war in N.Y., and more in the news
Except there’s no agreement on preconditions, or on potential mediator
Plus a rabbi’s odd crime, Ivanka’s wedding tchotchkes, and more
Portrayal in soap opera set during Gaza War comes as bilateral relationship struggles
‘Wash. Post’ on likelihood of peace talks, plus fundraisers, Wasserstein, and more in the news
Israel tries to stay friends, plus women and the law, and more in the news
After long decline, Ladino in Turkey enjoys a modest revival
Turkey wants in, Lieberman picks a fight, and more
Strange places for atheists, the plight of prisoners, and baseball takes a stand
Grigoris Balakian was the Primo Levi of the Armenian Genocide. Ninety years later, his memoir is published in English.
A family blurs the borders between religion, superstition, and OCD
A writer endeavors to learn exactly how ordinary people arrive at their systems of belief and disbelief