The next war in Gaza is brewing. Here’s how to stop it

The next war in Gaza is brewing. Here’s how to stop it

When violence erupts in the West Bank, it is usually not long before Gaza follows (NYT) At Gaza’s border with Israel on Friday, a Palestinian was killed while protesting. Several days earlier, two rockets were fired at Israel from Gaza, and the next day Israeli tanks...
Pressure from police probes affected Netanyahu’s judgment

Pressure from police probes affected Netanyahu’s judgment

The need to juggle so many political crises – Jerusalem, Jordan and the submarine scandal – pushed the Prime Minister to show too much ‘Zionist backbone’ in the showdown over the Temple Mount/Haram al-Sharif Police probes affected Netanyahu’s judgment in Temple...