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How Israel Can Escape the Gaza Trap

Shlomo Ben-Ami | Posted 09.28.2014 | World
Shlomo Ben-Ami

Contrary to what Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu believes, the main existential threat facing the country is not a nuclear-armed Iran. The real peril is to be found at home: the corrosive effect of the Palestinian problem on Israel's international standing. The devastation caused by Israel's periodic asymmetrical confrontations, combined with the continuing occupation of Palestinian lands and the ever-growing expansion of settlements, has fueled a growing campaign to undermine Israel's legitimacy.

PLO Backs Hamas Truce Demands

Reuters | Posted 09.21.2014 | World

* PLO endorsement could help Cairo's truce bid * Israel presses offensive, Gaza toll hits 624 * Slain officer brings Isr...

Egypt: Log on to the Revolution

Khadija Sharife | Posted 12.30.2011 | World
Khadija Sharife

While it is not technology that has given life to the revolution but Egyptians themselves, catalyzed in part by their Tunisian neighbors, access is fundamental.