Kofi Annan’s Unnecessary Resignation

The United Nations envoy to Syria washes his hands of Syria

Limited Truce Holds in Syria, For Now

The real tests are yet to come.

A Farewell to Chatter

Diplomacy has failed in Syria. What next?

Palestine, 194th Member?

Oxford-style debate raged over U.N. membership

Politics Trumps Strategy When It Comes to the U.N.

P.A. moves will also prompt withholding of crucial aid

Daybreak: Grapel Still Jailed

Plus the crisis moves toward Syria, and more in the news

Cowboy

The movie star Jon Voight, once an icon of the counterculture, is now among America’s loudest conservative voices supporting Israel

State of the Union

After Barack Obama’s rejection of the Palestinian U.N. statehood move last week, Israeli envoy Michael Oren sees the U.S.-Israel relationship as strong

In Rare Move, AJC Reprimands Anti-Obama Ad

Emergency Committee for Israel spot ran this week; too close to the U.N.?

On the Ground

Israelis are fixated on the Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations. But Palestinians, inured to false hopes, are much less riled up.

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