The Obama administration cast its first UN Security Council veto.
Novelist Ian McEwan recently spoke out about Israeli crimes but made several key errors in his analysis.
Israel is conflicted about attacking Iran. Iran is undecided about developing nuclear weapons.
The always lively debate within Israel over whether to attack Iran has turned bitter.
Bureaucratic defeat within the United Nations security council might lead to diplomatic victory for those seeking to end Israeli settlements in Palestinian territories.
Once again the U.S. places the burden of compromising on the settlements squarely on Palestine shoulders.
Washington calls Israeli settlements illegitimate, if not illegal.
Israel watches as one Arab ally after another begins its death spasms.
Democrats and Republicans alike have long wished that U.S.-allied Arab states would forever remain docile dictatorships.
Newly released documents are likely to destroy the Palestinian-Israeli peace process.