Biden’s Moves on Gaza at U.N. Test U.S. Credibility
China and Russia capitalize on Washington’s resistance.
Modi Walks a Political Tightrope With Israel
Long hesitant to have a diplomatic relationship with Israel at all, India now wants to get closer—but not too close.
Biden Struggles on Israeli-Palestinian Flare-Up
Under pressure and with few good options, an understaffed administration scrambles to tackle a crisis it never wanted.
How Fighting With the Palestinians Gave Israel’s Netanyahu a Political Lifeline
A threat to his rule has fizzled since the shooting began.
What Biden Is—and Isn’t—Willing to Do for Palestinians
The new U.S. president wants to help, but he may not be prepared to pay the price.
Can Biden Pivot to Asia While Israel and Gaza Burn?
Violence between Israelis and Palestinians is dragging the United States back into a conflict it hoped to avoid as it refocuses attention away from the Middle East.
How War With the Palestinians Triggered Ethnic Violence in Israel
In mixed towns across the country, Arab and Jewish citizens turn on one another.
Biden’s Old Playbook Won’t End Israeli-Palestinian Violence
Further conflict is inevitable unless Washington ends Israel's impunity and includes Palestinians in its global democracy agenda.
Green-Lined Vision Is Blurring Reality in Israel-Palestine
Policymakers can no longer rely on an imaginary border that supposedly divides two states as a one-state reality takes shape on the ground.
Biden Stonewalls U.N. Concern Over Israeli-Palestinian Clashes
The United States, formerly the “honest broker,” must navigate political landmines at home and abroad to respond.
What the Latest Fighting Between Israelis and Palestinians Means for Biden
The U.S. president had hoped to avoid getting entangled in the conflict. Then the shooting started.
Washington Has Enabled Israeli Extremism
Failure to condemn anti-Palestinian violence will only further it.
Arafat’s Nephew Is Coming for Abbas
Veteran diplomat Nasser al-Qudwa could prompt a realignment within Palestinian politics.