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One Region, Two States

Israeli President Shimon Peres is optimistic about reaching a two-state solution with the Palestinian Authority. He says this is the best solution …

The World’s Many Conflicts

There are multiple regions of tension around the world where trouble could flare up over any one of the above-mentioned issues; the …

Where is Israel Going?

These are terrible days for those of us who long to see Israel finally accepted by its neighbors. At a time when …

With Gaza, Journalists Fail Again

All governments lie in wartime. Israel is no exception. Israel waged an effective war of black propaganda. It lied craftily with its …

Bailouts for Bunglers

“We have a financial system that is run by private shareholders, managed by private institutions, and we’d like to do our best …

Qatar Challenges Washington on Hamas

Under the leadership of Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, Qatari diplomacy has always been quirky. With a coterie of loyal aides, Shaikh …

Gaza New Siege Mechanism

The rebuilding of Gaza has become the latest siege weapon. The Israeli occupation, the US that had backed its offensive, and the …

Arabs at the Brink

Anger is boiling over in the Middle East over Gaza, and the result ofthewar has been to boost radicalism throughout the region …

How Israel Helped to Spawn Hamas

"Hamas, to my great regret, is Israel’s creation," says Mr. Cohen, a Tunisian-born Jew who worked in Gaza for more than two …