“He has a Trumpian base he can rely on — traditional, conservative, nationalistic — and his perennial question to Israelis, even when he looks bankrupt,…View More Conflict Strengthens Netanyahu, but the Price is High
RAMALLAH, West Bank — Less than 12 hours after the rockets and airstrikes stopped on Friday, tear gas veiled Jerusalem’s Al Aqsa Mosque and Israeli…View More Palestinian Anger With Israel Is Undimmed, Even With Battle Paused
The Biden administration should also consider new ideas. One approach would be for American diplomats to take tangible steps to “improve the freedom, prosperity and…View More A Cease-Fire, and New Ideas in Israel and the Palestinian Territories
JERUSALEM — President Biden for the first time expressed support for a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas militants in Gaza on Monday, as the devastating…View More Biden Supports Israel-Gaza Cease-Fire, as Fighting Rages Into Second Week
JERUSALEM — Twenty-seven days before the first rocket was fired from Gaza this week, a squad of Israeli police officers entered the Aqsa Mosque in…View More After Years of Quiet, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Exploded. Why Now?
CAIRO — Violence between Israelis and Palestinians expanded in new directions on Friday, with deadly clashes convulsing the occupied West Bank and anti-Israeli protests erupting…View More Israeli-Palestinian Strife Widens as Frantic Calls for Calm Go Unheeded
Israeli ground forces carried out attacks on the Gaza Strip early Friday in an escalation of a conflict with Palestinian militants that had been waged…View More Israel Ground Forces Shell Gaza as Fighting Intensifies
The Sheikh Jarrah families who have faced eviction are Palestinian refugees who were driven from their homes in Haifa and Jaffa during the 1948 war.…View More What Life Is Like Right Now for Palestinians in East Jerusalem
ASHKELON, Israel — The Israeli military, prepared for the latest eruption of cross-border fighting with militant groups in Gaza, designated a code name for its…View More Israel Hits Gaza With Deadly Airstrikes Amid Rocket Fire by Hamas
That situation was exacerbated by a long-simmering fight over what Halbertal called “sacred territory.” In brief, right-wing Israeli Jews had gotten a court order to…View More Israelis, Palestinians and Their Neighbors Worry: Is This the Big One?