“Jerusalem: Center of the World,” a two-hour documentary on Wednesday on PBS, does little but recite the greatest hits of the three major religions that have flourished in and around that city.
Security officials say that jihadi and Baath militants are regrouping as a smaller but still lethal insurgency, threatening the relative calm in most of Iraq.
American forces are withdrawing from cities, but in a corner of Diyala Province where the insurgency persists, war rages on much as it did two years ago.
A brief meeting with an Iranian official and an unsigned letter marked another step in the Obama administration’s policy of engagement.
Binyamin Netanyahu took the oath of office shortly before midnight Tuesday after the Knesset voted 69-45 in favor of the new government.
Israel’s parliament swears in Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister and approves his right-leaning coalition cabinet.
Israel’s incoming prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, reached out to Palestinians in an address to Parliament on Tuesday, promising negotiations toward a permanent accord.
Galilee students completed a ‘Freedom March’ for the release of Jonathan Pollard, along with other captive and missing Jews.