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Benjamin Netanyahu

Western Wall

When Jewish Agency chair Natan Sharansky came up with a compromise solution for egalitarian prayer at Jerusalem’s Western Wall three years ago, non-Orthodox Jewry rejoiced....
Netanyahu

After the much-anticipated French-sponsored Middle East peace conference ended last Friday with a whimper rather than a bang, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s critics were quick...
Paris

Tomorrow 28 foreign ministers will gather in Paris to start deciding how to solve the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. But neither Israel nor...
Arab Peace Initiative

Israel’s critics lambast its government as incorrigibly right wing and unwilling to advance the peace process. Those criticisms grew shriller in the last week after...
Israel

On Friday, Israel’s Channel 10 reported that unnamed “party leaders” within Prime Minister Netanyahu’s government were saying that the strains resulting from the recent cabinet...
Avigdor Lieberman

Has Israel just chosen to elevate a warmonger who will set the region aflame? That’s the kind of apocalyptic rhetoric being heard from some of...
Israel

They never learn, do they? Though it almost never works, American leaders have been trying to intervene in Israeli politics for decades. Presidents and secretaries...
coalition

What just happened in Israel? When the dust settled after Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s attempts to widen his coalition ended in apparent success, the result...
Golan

During his first term as prime minister of Israel, both foreign governments and liberals decried Benjamin Netanyahu as an enemy of peace just as they...
Israeli people

President Obama sent Vice President Joe Biden to address a J Street dinner last night and the message delivered to the left-wing lobby wasn’t subtle....
Israeli democracy

We already know that Bernie Sanders has already positioned himself as the presidential candidate that is the most hostile to Israel’s government in either party....
Abbas

To anyone who read Bernie Sanders’ comments about Israel in his Daily News interview last week, heard the candidate’s Middle East policy speech (that he...