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January 6, 2015 | 2:27 pm
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Turkish Airlines, the last foreign airline that was still flying to Libya, has suspended all flights over concerns about security in the large oil-producing North African state of Libya. It was the latest example that three...
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Writing for Bloomberg, Jeffrey Goldberg takes Obama to task for his procrastination when it comes to the Middle East.
Perhaps Obama isn’t quite the brilliant foreign-policy strategist his campaign tells us he is....
June 14, 2012 | 1:50 pm
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Amnesty International says Israel is guilty of torture and human rights violations.
The nongovernmental organization’s report, “Starved of justice: Palestinians detained without trial by Israel,” states that Israel must end its policy of detaining Palestinian prisoners without...
May 24, 2012 | 10:28 am
Amnesty International blasted Israel for its blockade of the Gaza Strip in its annual report on the state of the world’s human rights.
According to Amnesty International Report 2012, which came out Thursday, Israel is “prolonging the humanitarian crisis” in Gaza Strip with its...
September 28, 2006 | 8:00 pmThe recent charge by three human rights organizations that Israel committed war crimes in Lebanon seems at first like just another reflexive anti-Israel (or, at worst, anti-Semitic) condemnation.
The truth, though, is more complex. Those who are making the accusations appear to be...
November 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm
Four Israelis Killed This Week
At least two Israelis were killed and 32 injured by a Palestinian suicide bomber at a shopping center in the city of Kfar Saba on Nov. 4. Two infants were among those wounded after the bomber set off his explosives at an electronics store in...
June 3, 1999 | 8:00 pmYou may know Jonathan Elias as the guy who composed the music to Chaplin and 9 1/2 Weeks. Or most of the songs on the Yes album, Union. Or the ditty to the original MTV promo, the one where the astronaut plants the MTV flag on the moon.
So it may come as a surprise that Elias' latest...