Issues / War & Peace
Either the Israelis and Palestinians will move towards peace or towards more war -- there is no in-between.
David Petraeus was always smoke and mirrors, always the farce, even if the denizens of Washington didn't know it.
Just as it did in Afghanistan and Iraq, the CIA and U.S. military act on bad intel when designating targets for drone attacks.
A hole in the ground, stained in blood, where a family once lived peacefully--is this to be the calling card of America's counterterrorism campaign in Pakistan?
The Obama administration gave Israel the go-ahead to escalate in Gaza.
The Netanyahu administration stands poised to use Iran's real or imagined influence over Hamas, as well as Iron Dome's effectiveness, as justification for attacking Iran.
Israeli last to know that his negotiations with Ahmed Jabari were as doomed as the man.
To Israel, Gaza stands in for Iran as an attack surrogate.
The vapidity that often characterizes social media makes it the perfect vehicle to advertise the IDF's senseless attacks on Gaza.
Ahmad Jaabari negotiated the ceasefire that had mostly held over much of the last year.