Why can’t we, two intelligent, resourceful and historically knowledgeable peoples, manage to resolve our excruciating conflict, a struggle now much older than any Israeli or Palestinian alive?
Mideast tour from June 24-28 will include meetings with Netanyahu and President Rivlin, and a visit to Yad Vashem, but there are no details of a possible trip to the Western Wall
Despite defense officials’ warnings of an economic collapse in Gaza, ministers make no moves on humanitarian aid
In dozens of meetings, Mr. Greenblatt refused to discuss substance: borders, settlements, even the two-state solution. This White House can’t come remotely close to facilitating a just and lasting Mideast peace
The inaccurate, unhelpful and false rhetoric of Palestinian leaders like Dr Erekat have not brought peace, and never will. It’s time to hear different Palestinian voices with the courage to seize peace
Israel’s military and government ministers claim Israeli snipers opening fire across the fence into Gaza are ‘defending our border.’ That’s just not true
Israel can fight Hamas but it can’t retake Gaza militarily; the human cost would be appalling. The PA can’t retake Gaza politically. For the sake of both Gaza and Israel’s south, we can no longer bypass Hamas
In June 1948, a young Robert Kennedy had four articles printed in the Boston Post on the ‘Palestine situation.’ What he witnessed would eventually contribute to his assassination 20 years later