Israel getting mixed signals from Obama administration amid Middle East chaos
HAIFA, Israel – With violence and chaos surrounding Israel, policy experts within the Jewish state say the Obama administration is sending mixed – and highly confusing – signals as to where it stands. The U.S. policies regarding Egypt, Syria, Turkey ...
Mideast Chaos Grows as US Focuses on Israel
New York Times
WASHINGTON — In Damascus, the Syrian government's forces are digging in against rebels in a bloody civil war that is swiftly approaching the grim milestone of 100,000 dead. In Cairo, an angry tide of protesters again threatens an Egyptian president.
After Kerry leaves, aides continue efforts for talks
Israeli Sesame Street actors protest Israel's closure of Palestinian puppet ...
Hardliners gain power in Israel PM's Likud party
Israel launches crackdown on pro-settler vandal 'terrorists'
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel announced a crackdown on Monday against Jewish ultranationalists who vandalize Palestinian property, saying they were tantamount to terrorists and their attacks could fan sectarian violence. The move followed the arrest of ...
Israel's Secret Uranium Buy - by William Burr and Avner Cohen
Foreign Policy (blog)
In mid-July 1964, the State Department and the CIA sent a joint message asking the U.S. embassies in Argentina and Israel to check out an unverified intelligence report. They wanted to know whether the Argentines had agreed to sell Israel some 80-100 ...
Croatia not expected to influence EU policy on Israel
Croatian Ambassador Pjer Simunovic with Peres Photo: Courtesy. Israeli diplomatic officials congratulated Croatia on Monday for becoming the 28th state in the European Union, but said the Balkan country's ascension has no special meaning for Israel.
Israel's apathetic hunt for 'price tag' attackers
Israel's apathetic hunt for 'price tag' attackers. Israel's extensive security apparatus has been deployed to remarkable effect against Palestinian terrorists, so why haven't the 'price-tag' thugs been brought in? The answers don't do us much credit ...
The Untold Truth: 150 Million Europeans Hate Israel
Israel Democracy Institute discusses Jewish, Arab relations
The myth of the inevitable Jewish minority in Israel
Erdogan must stop by Israel during his visit to Gaza
The source of the rage of some was Erdogan's policy on Israel; they have never been pleased that Erdogan's administration put the freeze on Israel. The Gezi protests were an opportunity to demonstrate this discontent and some Israelis did not hesitate ...
A McDonald's Franchise Is Causing Political Uproar In Israel
Rami Levy, who is developing a shopping mall in the West Bank settlement of Ariel, told Bloomberg News that the licensee declined to open an outlet in the mall because it is on land captured by Israel in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. The licensee, Omri ...
Israel Wars with McDonald's
New York Times
Kerry Extends Israel Trip Amid Speculation on Talks
New York Times
JERUSALEM — In a hectic day of shuttle diplomacy with senior Israeli and Palestinian leaders in two capitals, Secretary of State John Kerry struggled on Saturday to close a deal to revive dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
US working to help guarantee Israel's security to restart peace talks ...
Kerry: Israel-Palestine talks within reach
Kerry presents Palestinians with new proposal for resuming peace talks with Israel
Kuwaiti lawmakers justify trade ties with Israel
Talk of the plan has been in and out of the news since, but has not been seriously negotiated between the parties. Israel rejected the proposal which called for withdrawing from the occupied territories and east Jerusalem, and accepting the return of ...
Kuwaiti MPs: 'It is Permitted' to Deal With Israel for Sake of Security (VIDEO)