Regions / Israel
Pope Francis' seemingly impromptu prayer at Israel's Apartheid Wall hinted at a radical critique of Israel in an otherwise carefully orchestrated trip.
Israel and Iran: It takes one to know one ― or think it knows one.
Do the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace talks herald the end of the two-state solution? If so, what comes next?
How an Iranian nuclear-weapons program became accepted wisdom.
Eritrean refugees face human trafficking, exploitation, and hostility throughout North Africa and the Sahel.
Even Dennis Rodman could have done a better job of facilitating Palestinian-Israeli negotiations than the Americans.
Amid floundering peace talks, Jewish artists, historians, and activists are taking an increasingly critical look at Israel's founding and history.
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu needs to understand that unconditionally releasing the final group of Palestine prisoners would put the ball back in the court of the Palestinian Authority.
New books by Ari Shavit and Ilan Pappe offer competing but valuable reexaminations of Israel's history and the future of peace in the Middle East.
Afterward, Israel Defense Minister Moshe "Bogie" Ya'alon retracted his stinger, but left the U.S.-Israel relationship further poisoned.