Five unlikely but extremely destabilizing global crises that Obama must prepare for now.
In Israel's heated electoral politics, peace is becoming a fringe position.
Haneen Zoabi has made her career speaking up for Israel's Arab minority. In Benjamin Netanyahu's Israel, that's becoming harder each day.
Are we witnessing a historic shift toward Palestinian unity? Don't bet on it.
Salam Fayyad's bold effort to build Palestinian institutions could soon collapse -- unless Israel and the United States spring to action.
It's time to outlaw these dangerous weapons once and for all.
Who's your enemy? Why fight? Over the course of three years, Belgian-Tunisian photojournalist Karim Ben Khelifa has traveled to both sides of the world's longest-simmering conflicts to ask these pointed questions. What he heard from combatants in the Gaza Strip, the disputed Kashmir region along the India-Pakistan border, and tribally divided South Sudan captures the futility of wars that never end -- and can't be won. Tragically, bitter rivals are often fighting for the very same reasons.
Ma'aleh Adumim symbolizes why Middle East peace may no longer be possible.
The NRA is wrong -- gun culture in Israel and Switzerland isn't anything like it is in the United States.
The Palestinian president will either be toppled from his throne, or die on it. And that may be Hamas's chance to pounce.
Enough with the fantasies. Barack Obama's not going to reshape the world order in his second term.
This Hanukkah, Israel doesn't have to worry about running out of oil.
Ehud Olmert may decide not to run against Benjamin Netanyahu this time around. But either way, he’s betting that crossing an American president will have political consequences in Israel.
How Benjamin Netanyahu lost friends and Mahmoud Abbas influenced people.
Why Mahmoud Abbas’s U.N. statehood bid is great for Israel -- and the United States.
Why President Obama shouldn't accept Israel's policy of defensiveness and despair.
Advances in Israeli weaponry haven't led to advances in Israeli strategy.