The Palestinian cause

A leader from Hamas - قيادي من حماس

I think we can pretty well determine now who the big loser was in the third Gaza war: the 1.8 million Palestinians of Gaza (53 percent of whom are under the age of 18).

Israeli ground troops are moving into Gaza. From a purely tactical and short-term view, it makes sense. From a strategic and medium-to-long-term view, it’s crazy.

The original tradition of combining Zionism and liberalism was well intentioned. But everything liberal Zionists stand for is now in doubt.

Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is on a multi-day trip to Israel and Jordan for discussions on how regional alliances and partnerships can help contain the evolving threats of terrorism and civil unrest in the Middle East.

Beginning his trip with a stop in Israel, Dempsey noted today that since he assumed office he has met with Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, chief of general staff of the Israeli defense forces, more times than any of his other counterparts.

It is tough work being the Saudi ambassador to the UK. First, you have to stir yourself into action to deny the undeniable: The Israeli attack on Gaza comes with Saudi backing

The lobbying group AIPAC has consistently fought the Obama Administration on policy. Is it now losing influence?

Twelve years, five operations against Hamas (four of them in Gaza), and still we have this same convoluted slogan: let the I.D.F. win