In Cairo, a Political Choice Becomes a Test of Character for Egypt’s New Military Leader

Gen. Sisi holds de facto power but with elections looming must now decide whether to legitimize his rule with a presidential run

Abe Foxman Sang With the Maccabeats

An a cappella mash-up we didn’t need, but don’t entirely mind

Rouhani Flaunts Nuke Breach; Weiner Gets A Play

Plus Israeli brain drain rates top in the West, and more in the news

Would Chuck Schumer Make a Good Gentile?

One Iowa Republican wants to find out

Sundown: U.S. to Arm Syrian Rebels?

Plus Houston bomb threats, Haim, and Marc Meron

Hagel Claims Chemical Weapon Used in Syria

Has the red line on direct American participation in Syria been crossed?

Israel Sees Uranium Lining in Arms Deal

Deal with U.S. left out one telling item from wishlist

Massive Arms Deal Between Israel and U.S.

Or Chuck Hagel’s boundless animus toward Israel

Sundown: Hagel Promises Barak Missile Defense

Plus why so serious Jon Stewart?

How AIPAC Is Losing

Chuck Hagel will be secretary of Defense, and Iran will go nuclear. So much for an all-powerful Israel Lobby.

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