Regions / Palestinian Territories
What's needed to break the prolonged impasse in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks is sustained international involvement to broker a real solution -- over the parties' heads if necessary.
Gaza is for resilience, writes the poet, Gaza is for people thicker than stone.
Nine people were killed when Israel intercepted Gaza-bound aid ships last year. Now a new flotilla is planned, but Instead of condemning the murder, the Obama administration appears to be giving the right-wing Israeli government a green light to flout international law and human rights.
The author will shortly be setting sail on the next Gaza Freedom Flotilla.
Israel's decision to deploy its version of the U.S. Navy Seals to interdict the Gaza flotilla was -- and is -- a recipe for disaster.
A UN vote to grant Palestine statehood may provoke an irrational reaction from Israel.
The new Israel Defense Force chief promises "full force" response to future Palestinian demonstrations.
France hopes to use an upcoming meeting of potential donors to Palestine to facilitate resumption of peace talks with Israel.
Israel is learning the difficulties of trying to confine a state to one people.
Fawned over by U.S. Congress, President Netanyahu seems to be leaving Israel the legacy of pariah state status.