Changing the status quo will be hard for Israel.
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Opinions

Everything Remains the Same

Trump’s peace plan is radical, maybe even a breath of fresh air, but it won’t change anything

Orthodox Jews protest against IDF service in Jerusalem.
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Israel

Good Morning, Israel: It Stinks

A sharp and very unpleasant odor greeted me in Jerusalem this morning. I know that smell. It’s the smell of division.

Just a Typical Weekend
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Opinions

Just a Typical Weekend

Except for a bit of rioting and three rockets on Sderot, nothing happened. The politicians have other concerns.

The Game of Gaza Ceasefires
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Conflict

The Game of Gaza Ceasefires

Egypt has again stepped in and brokered a truce just as Israel and Gaza were on the brink of all-out war

25 Years of Cold Peace
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Opinions

25 Years of Cold Peace

The euphoria of those early days of Israel-Jordan peace has evaporated, and no one is now celebrating the treaty