Tel Aviv, Israel | March 1, 2020
Terrorists used to use women (real or imagined) to lure Israeli soldiers to their doom. Now what they're after is the soldiers' phones.
Tel Aviv, Israel | January 28, 2020
Despite the applause in Washington, the most likely scenario is for escalating tensions in the Holy Land leading to a possible violent Palestinian counter reaction.
Jerusalem | August 15, 2019
A disaster is on the horizon, created by Trump and members of Congress who call themselves Israel's friends.
Tel Aviv, Israel | May 29, 2019
What is Trump's Israel-Palestine solution? Let others pick up the pieces.
Tel Aviv, Israel | February 21, 2019
Military sources say Iran is refitting thousands of ‘dumb’ rockets in Syria and Lebanon so it can zero in on targets the length and breadth of Israel.
Tel Aviv, Israel | September 10, 2019
He’s bragging about attacks in Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq, dissing Arab citizens and the press, and promising to annex much of the West Bank. Whatever it takes to hold on.
Tel Aviv, Israel | July 25, 2019
The new face of cyber-ops in our hyperconnected, digitized world too often resembles the real thing. And it looks like Iranians are pretty good at it.
Tel Aviv, Israel | April 10, 2019
Netanyahu, facing multiple indictments, may keep himself out of jail by annexing the West Bank. But what happens to 2.5 million Palestinians there? And to Israel’s identity?
Jerusalem | January 21, 2019
The last thread of U.S.-Palestinian ties has been the American-trained and -equipped Palestinian security force, but Congress in its confusion is about to cut them off.
Jerusalem | November 16, 2018
A museum recently opened by the Franciscan order is trying to tell the story of Jerusalem, and reassert the city's centrality for Christianity alongside Judaism and Islam.
Khan al-Ahmar, West Bank | September 13, 2018
The best that can be said is that the Trump team just doesn’t know what it’s doing, misjudging the world’s most intractable conflict for a New York City real estate negotiation.
Me'ilya, Israel | June 8, 2018
In a small modified garage in an Arab-Christian village in northern Israel is a boutique distillery producing some of the world's best arak.
Tel Aviv, Israel | November 13, 2018
The best laid plans of mice, men, Netanyahu and Hamas notwithstanding, the current round began inadvertently when an Israeli special ops raid into Gaza went awry.
Golan Heights | July 18, 2018
Trump and Putin suggested in Helsinki they’re working to assure Israel’s security, but Iran hasn’t gotten the message.
Tel Aviv, Israel | May 31, 2018
Despite 24 hours of Palestinian rocket attacks on towns outside Gaza, and Israeli airstrikes on targets inside, nobody was killed. Both sides are calibrating carefully.
Kissufim, Israel | May 15, 2018
This week marked the 70th anniversary of Israel’s independence and the Palestinians’ ‘Nakba,’ or catastrophe. But Monday’s bloodshed in Gaza sprang from more recent disasters.
Tel Aviv, Israel | May 7, 2018
Barak hated the Iran nuclear accord while it was being negotiated, but since it was signed, thinks it makes no sense to tear it up. And his big worry remains the Palestinians.
Tel Aviv, Israel | March 10, 2018
Arguably the best kept secret on the world party circuit is Purim in Tel Aviv -- aka "Jewish Halloween"
Tel Aviv, Israel | February 12, 2018
Israeli and Palestinian security officers work behind the scenes to keep the peace -- as long as Trump doesn't blow it.
Tel Aviv, Israel | August 10, 2017
Bibi says he's a victim of conspiracies, but when a key aide turns state's witness 'it's like taking the fly off the wall and putting him on the stand.'
Jerusalem | May 23, 2017
He came, he saw, he confused, but the American president still has a lot of hopeful fans in Israel.
Kiryat Gat, Israel | February 26, 2017
An Israeli company with close connections to the country's elite special forces has been licensed by Russia to produce assault rifles in America.
Tel Aviv, Israel | January 2, 2017
The criminal case against the prime minister has been opened. But the specifics are secret and the politics complicated.
Gush Etzion, West Bank | April 21, 2016
Terror incidents have waned. Is the $100 million a year the U.S. spends on the Palestinian Authority Security Forces paying off?
Israel-Gaza Border | May 14, 2018
Israeli snipers killed dozens of Palestinian protesters trying to storm the Gaza fence on the day the U.S. Embassy opened in Jerusalem.
Jaffa, Israel | April 28, 2018
The new Setai is simply the latest occupant of the iconic site, located at Jaffa's entrance between the bustling Clock Tower Square and white-stone seaside promenade.
Tel Aviv, Israel | February 14, 2018
The Israeli PM is trying to save his political career by tearing down the nation's trust in democracy & law enforcement.
Tel Aviv, Israel | August 17, 2017
Netanyah's cynical delay denouncing Trump's Nazi equivocation.
Jerusalem | July 24, 2017
Questions of security & sovereignty have once again come to a deadly collision at one of the holiest sites for Judaism and Islam.
Bethlehem, West Bank | April 23, 2017
Irony and riots, puns, and prayers for peace make for a surreal experience in the shadow of Israel's Great Wall.
Jerusalem | January 8, 2017
Plowing a car or truck through a crowd was used to horrifying effect in Nice & Berlin -- and now in Israel where such attacks began.
Golan Heights | August 2, 2016
After half a decade sitting out the conflagaration across its border, is Israel about to pick a side?
Tel Aviv, Israel | March 3, 2016
The threat of devastation on both sides of the Israel-Lebanon conflict is now enormous. Does that mean no more wars?