It is difficult to find anyone more qualified to analyze the complex American-Israeli relationship during the past seven decades than Dennis Ross. As director of policy planning in the State Department under president George H.W.
Israeli Palestinian Conflict
For many, the Rio Olympics have been a respite from continuous news coverage of seemingly intractable violence around the world. But for Israel and Palestine, Olympic participation (or a lack thereof) is a political, if not existential, issue.
News of the approval of new Israeli settlements in the West Bank has angered many in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and the wider region.
Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu recently rejected a French proposal for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Meanwhile, Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has resigned after signs that Mr.
Since the early 1990s, every peace agreement between Israeli and Palestinian negotiators envisioned the eventual emergence of an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel.
Max Blumenthal's The 51-Day War provides a gripping narrative of the 2014 Israeli summer offensive in the Gaza Strip.
The Israeli government’s settlement policy has come under renewed scrutiny following the approval of new construction in the Occupied Territories.
Haim Malka, deputy director of the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), is American-educated and has lived and worked in Israel. He is a prolific writer and speaker.