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Election 2016
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“Who Would Be Better for Israel?”

What the Israeli public thinks of Clinton vs. Trump, and why.

UN and Israel
Sunny Side Up

At the UN General Assembly, Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu took a very unusual attitude, for him: optimism.

Israel Infighting
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A Bloody Summer

Two years after the Gaza war of 2014, the political fight over Netanyahu’s handling of it heats up—and the prospect of another war looms.

Rift on the Right
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Bibi Goes to School

The Israeli Prime Minister kicks off the school year in an Arab village, as he tries to play Left against Right and perhaps alleviate a corruption scandal.

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France 2017

France’s embattled conservative presidential contender, Francois Fillon, says that he will be staying in the race till the bitter end.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Things are heating up in both of China’s maritime disputes.

Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Money without reform is a bad idea.

Trump's Cabinet

The new EPA head made his career railing against the agency he will now lead.

The Greek Tragedy

Nothing demonstrates the dead end into which the European Union has so tragically worked itself better than the policy paralysis that has crippled its response to the Greek calamity.

Gridlock

Poland and the Czech Republic are collateral damage in Germany’s energiewende.

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