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Shadow Play: Agents of Influence on Egypt Ambassador Pick Robert S. Ford

Syria may be getting a new U.S. ambassador, but the problem of Syrian engagement is far from solved

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Daybreak: Obama Ties Mideast To U.S. Interests

Plus Scuds across the border, street-name showdown, and more in the news

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Daybreak: China Hops Onboard

Violence in Gaza and Berlin, and more in the news

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Lebanese Academic Suffers Friendly Fire

Violated boycott to oppose occupation

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Daybreak: Everybody’s Talkin’ ‘Bout Peace

Plus Biden in Jerusalem, Iran throws an elbow at Russia, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Netanyahu, A Wanted Man

Plus MoDo on the Saudis, directing indirect talks, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Bibi and Dmitry

Plus skirmish over Lebanon, Palestinian sex scandal, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Russia Gets Real

Plus Fatah and Hamas feud over electricity, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Star Wars, With Persian Subtitles

Plus Hamas in a huff and more in the news

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Daybreak: IDF in Lebanon, Mostly Peacefully

Plus Israel cracks down on (Palestinian) dissidents, and more in the news

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Today on Tablet

A Haiti-themed chain email

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They Dig Us

Arab regimes are restoring abandoned Jewish historical sites, a subtle acknowledgement of where power now resides in the Middle East

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Today on Tablet

Hating Israel but loving peace, recalling Derrida, killing Jimmy Carter, and more

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My Grandmother Loves Hezbollah

She loves peace, but she also loves the pride and dignity the Iran-backed group and its leader, Hassan Nasrallah, claim to provide

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Make Dip, Not War

Israel battles Lebanon for hummus supremacy

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Sundown: How To Get Yourself Kicked Off a Plane

Plus C-Span’s and Cyprus’s Jewish problems, and more

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Daybreak: Abbas Sets Conditions for Talks

Plus Obama urges Lebanon on arms, and more in the news

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Sundown: Polanski’s Awesome New Prison

Plus smoked meat in a pastrami town

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Harry Potter and the Case of the Syrian Translator

A new law allows Israelis to import books translated in Arab world

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AP: Radicalism on the Rise in Mideast

As Iran holds its ground and hope of peace talks recedes

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Daybreak: L.A. Shooting Derails Bar Mitzvah

Plus Iran, Russia, Lebanon, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Obama ‘Woos’ Israelis

Plus Iran responds, the high cost of kosher, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Gazans to Sue IDF

Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news

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War Movies

Samuel Maoz’s ‘Lebanon’ is the latest of three recent films about the 1982 Lebanon war

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Lebanese Critics Pan ‘Lebanon’ Movie

Saying it’s one-sided

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Sundown: Israel Takes Attack to U.N.

Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.

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Rockets From Lebanon Land in Israel

Hezbollah didn’t do it, but action still raises tensions

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HRW Official Collects Nazi Memorabilia

More problems for rights group accused of anti-Israel bias

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Forbidding Sequel

Why a Third Lebanon War would be far worse than the Second

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This Week in Obstacles to Mideast Peace

No treaty soon with Lebanon; more Jewish building in East Jerusalem?

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