Better a Pharaoh or a Tempest?

They say democracies make good neighbors. For Israel these days, it doesn’t seem so straightforward.

Daybreak: Yasser Arafat’s Body Exhumed

Plus Hungarian politician wants list of Jews, and more in the news

Sundown: Syrian Rebels Link Assad to Israel

Plus Yasser Arafat to be exhumed

A 40-Year U.S. Embassy Crisis

The murders in Benghazi are the latest in a string of attacks on American diplomats to go unanswered by the U.S.

Redesigning the Peace Process

Ignoring cultural difference and overestimating politics has left us without a resolution. We can do better.

The Penitent of Jenin

Once Israel’s worst enemy, Zakaria Zubeidi forswore violence. He’s now starving in a Palestinian prison.

French to Investigate Yasser Arafat’s Death

A bumbling look to see if Arafat was murdered

Fun at Camp

What summer camp with Hamas looks like

Sundown: More Republicans Head to Israel

Plus evidence that Arafat was poisoned, and more

The Cold War’s Arab Spring: How the Soviets Created Today’s Middle East

Stolen Kremlin records show how the Soviets, including Gorbachev, created many of today’s Middle East conflicts

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