Why Obama's new secretary of state might not have much room to run.
Hollywood used to portray Israelis as heroic and brave. Today, it's films about the brutality of the occupation that make it to the silver screen.
And four other tips for Barack Obama’s first presidential visit to Israel.
In the wake of the Bulgarian bombing investigation, will the European Union finally designate Hezbollah a terrorist group?
Congratulations, John Kerry. You own the peace process now. Here's how not to screw it up.
Yair Lapid's critics have dismissed the former TV personality as vapid and uninformed. They couldn't be more wrong.
How did so many Western analysts get Egypt's Islamist movement so wrong?
The pundits were wrong: Israeli voters aren't lurching to the right.
Netanyahu's back, and Barack Obama needs to find a way to work with him this time around.
Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself besieged by a resurgent Israeli left and an old ally-turned-rival on the right.
Israelis aren't rejecting the peace process this election season. They're acknowledging that a solution is impossible without a credible Palestinian partner.
Israeli pols hit the trail from Haifa to Hebron in search of votes ahead of next Tuesday's election.
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.