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July 13, 2014

As the current round of fighting between Hamas and Israel concludes its first week today, no resolution is in sight. Israel’s government has made it...

One of the more peculiar twists in "gee, let me try to find something interesting to say about the war with Hamas" punditry is the...

Hamas firing rockets into Israel. Israel retaliating with air strikes and sometimes ground attacks into the Gaza Strip. The "international community" bemoaning Israel's supposedly "disproportionate"...

It's too early to say for sure, but Secretary of State John Kerry appears to have achieved an important breakthrough in negotiating an end to...

Earlier this year, I had the opportunity and pleasure to visit Rojava, the autonomous region which Syrian Kurds have carved out by pushing out or...