Lieberman’s Yisrael Beiteinu to Split From Likud

The move would leave Netanyahu’s party with just 20 seats in Knesset

Body of Palestinian Teen Found in Forest

Riots in East Jerusalem as Palestinians call the grisly murder a revenge act

What Kurdish Independence Would Mean

And why Israel supports the ambitious—if unlikely—push for statehood

Obama Thinks Iran Can Rescue American Interests in the Middle East: He’s Wrong

The United States sees an ally in a regime that is too predatory—and too weak—to be a reliable foreign-policy partner

Search Continues For Missing Israeli Teens

Israeli forces arrest more than 200 Palestinians in crackdown on Hamas

Netanyahu Blames Hamas for Kidnapping

As Israeli forces carry out massive West Bank search for three missing teens

Will Bibi’s Chinese Choo-Choo Train Save Israel and Transform the Middle East?

A bold new freight railway bypassing the Suez Canal may annoy Egypt and the United States, but that’s not the goal

Q&A: Gen. Uzi Dayan

Israel’s lead security negotiator talks about the end of Oslo and the future of annexation

The Netanyahu/Pope Francis Spat Over Jesus That Wasn’t

And why it still matters

The White House Says the Peace Process Is Never Over—But Neither Is the Conflict

The break in negotiations with Ramallah means Netanyahu can focus on the other permanent threat: Iran

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