How Could Both Sides Have Blundered So Badly?
Miscalculations by Israel and Hizbullah have weakened Lebanon's fragile unity. A ceasefire is needed immediately.
Militants Execute Arafat's Cousin
In a brazen challenge to the Palestinian Authority, about 100 masked militants stormed the heavily guarded home of Gaza's former security chief early Wednesday, dragged him out in his pajamas and killed him.
Thousands of Israelis Pour Into Gaza Strip
Thousands of Israelis poured into the Gaza Strip's main Jewish settlement bloc Wednesday to protest this summer's planned withdrawal, show support for the settlers and bid farewell to the area Israel occupied for 38 years.
U.S. Says Israel Must Give Up Nukes
The State Department yesterday called on Israel to forswear nuclear weapons and accept international Atomic Energy Agency safeguards on all nuclear activities.
Israelis Compare Pullout Plan to Holocaust
Igniting a public uproar, some Jewish settlers said Tuesday they will soon start wearing orange stars on their shirts in a provocative campaign comparing the government's Gaza withdrawal plan to the Nazi Holocaust.
Sharon Has Bushed Wrapped Around Litle Finger
Brent Scowcroft, a mentor to the current national security adviser, Condoleezza Rice (news - web sites), also said in an interview published in England that Bush is inordinately influenced by Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.
The Unknown Jew
I am the unknown Jew. Just as there are monuments to the unknown soldier and the unknown political prisoner, there should be a monument to the unknown Jew. We are Jews who oppose Zionism.
Palestinian Boy, 14, Captured Wearing Explosives Vest
"Blowing myself up is the only chance I've got to have sex with 72 virgins in the Garden of Eden," a 14-and-a-half-year-old Palestinian boy told his Israeli investigators.
Poll: Majority of Israelis Want Sharon to Quit
Battered by multiple scandals, Prime Minister Ariel Sharon suffered a fresh blow on Friday when an opinion poll in Israel's biggest newspaper showed that for the first time a majority of Israelis want him to quit.
Navy Captain Tells Truth About USS Liberty
"The evidence was clear. Both Admiral Kidd and I believed with certainty that this attack, which killed 34 American sailors and injured 172 others, was a deliberate effort to sink an American ship and murder its entire crew."
Israel Hems In a Sacred City
Israel is close to finishing a decades-long effort to surround Jerusalem with Jewish settlements, walls, fences and roads that will severely restrict Palestinian access to the city.
The War We Are In
As the United States gets more deeply embroiled in the Middle Eastern conflict between Jews and Muslims, Americans would do well to acquaint themselves with the rival religions of Judaism and Islam.
If you’re an American Jew who has always lived in Brooklyn, you can become a privileged citizen of Israel any time you want. If you’re a non-Jew who was born in Jerusalem and driven out by the Zionists, you can never reclaim your home.
Israel Losing PR Battle
Tamar Lebes, head of the department of communications at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, warns that Israel is in danger of being defeated in the media war.
A Comprehensive Report on Aid to Israel
All past U.S. loans to Israel have eventually been forgiven by Congress, which has undoubtedly helped Israel's often-touted claim that they have never defaulted on a U.S. government loan.