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Viktor Orban

The news that Hungary’s prime minister will visit Israel next week has sparked outrage from liberal Jews both in Israel and abroad. Opponents raise two...
Italy

Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Sunday barred a coalition of euroskeptic parties from forming a government despite a clear mandate handed down by voters earlier...
European Union

European Union bureaucrats love to speak of "European values," and their media allies on both sides of the Atlantic take it for granted that the...
eu

Emmanuel Macron walked into the courtyard of the Louvre to celebrate his landslide win Sunday in the French presidential election to the strains not of...
Iran

Since European diplomatic outreach toward Iran began under German Foreign Minister Klaus Kinkel in 1992, European authorities have promised that they would tie human rights...
Breaking the silence

In the three days since Israel passed a law mandating new reporting requirements for NGOs that are primarily funded by foreign governments, there’s one question...
NGO bill

After a year of talking about it, the Knesset has finally passed a watered-down version of its controversial NGO law. The vote has unleashed a torrent of...
Brexit

Ever since the results of last week’s Brexit referendum were announced, commentators on both sides of the Atlantic have been oscillating wildly through the stages...
Brexit

No, Britain didn't just go insane. For more than 40 years, ever since the United Kingdom began its integration into Europe with its entry into what was...
Brexit

Earlier this week, as part of lobbying against Britain’s exit from the European Union, Prime Minister David Cameron asked whether “when Europe is discussing its...
Europe

Since the end of the Second World War, American policy makers have occupied themselves with a problem of perennial urgency: can Europe be “fixed?” As...
Israel

The global firestorm that has erupted over Israel’s “NGO transparency bill” can’t be understood without knowing one crucial fact: Israel’s leading left-wing “nongovernmental” organizations are...