By trading geopolitical importance for aid and showing restraint when unrest erupts, the kingdom has managed to remain stable for decades.
Some diplomats fear the United States might now exit the council.
Both Israel and the Palestinian Authority are undermining democracy. Only a new generation can bring real change.
Israel’s use of consumer drones against protesters heralds a dangerous, lawless age of conflict.
The president's reckless move reversed decades of sensible bipartisan policy. Holding out the possibility of a Palestinian capital in the holy city can keep hope for a negotiated settlement alive.
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The United States has outsourced its foreign policy to regional allies. In South Korea, it might lead to peace — in Israel, it’s more likely leading to war.
In a proposed aid overhaul, Nikki Haley embraces an “America first” foreign policy.
More than a year into Donald Trump’s presidency, we’ve seen what appears to be a fundamental shift in U.S. policy toward Israel and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Faced with legal threats, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won’t hesitate to sow doubt, chaos, and confusion in order to remain in power.
The past year gives no indication that Trump is ready for a military crisis in the Middle East.
A decade of targeted assassinations has pushed the boundaries of Israel's laws and military ethics — and harmed its image across the globe.