Articles

Walling Off The Peace

The idea seemed reasonable enough. Faced with an onslaught of Palestinian suicide bombers, Israel decided to build a barrier between itself and the West Bank. A...

Hamas' Next Move

The photo op of Hamas leaders with a free and smiling Briton--BBC correspondent Alan Johnston, released after 114 days of Gaza captivity--is, among other things,...

Obama, Netanyahu to Meet as Iran Deadline Looms

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet for the first time since a rash of civilian casualties during...

The Gaza Problem

Gaza is mostly sand, but things grow there, just as they do in Israel, the land the enclave's residents remember as their own. Back in 1956, Israeli military...

Briefing

'I hope this deal will advance peace and not lead to war.' 1. GILAD SHALIT, an Israeli soldier who had been held hostage in the Gaza Strip for five years, on...