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  • July 11, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 11, 2012 | 4:10 am


    Israel’s Illogical Settlement Decision

    Writing in the National Interest, former US ambassador to Israel Daniel Kurtzer explains why he disagrees with this week’s findings of an Israeli state commission on settlements. 

    The Levy committee’s assertion of...

  • July 5, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 5, 2012 | 4:13 am


    Where Are the Middle East’s Revolutions Heading?

    Der Speigel looks at the state of the Arab world 18 months after a Tunisian protester’s act of self-immolation sparked a wave of revolution across the region.

    The hope that the Arab world would become democratic as quickly...

  • June 29, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    June 29, 2012 | 4:28 am

    Forging a peace plan for Syria

    In an opinion piece for the Washington Post, Kofi Annan calls on the world to intervene with both sides in the Syria conflict

    There is no substitute for the hard work of helping the Syrians forge their own political future, in full respect of...

  • June 7, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    June 7, 2012 | 3:50 am


    The Stalled Arab Spring

    Writing in the National Interest, Aaron David Miller fears the wave of ‎revolutions across the Arab world cannot lead to democracy. ‎

    Real power sharing requires a commitment by politicians and publics to a ‎national vision designed to...

  • June 1, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    June 1, 2012 | 5:09 am

    Obama Order Sped Up Wave of ‎Cyberattacks Against Iran

    David E. Sanger of the New York Times speaks to former Israeli, American and ‎European security officials to get a clear picture of the series of cyber strikes on ‎Iran’s nuclear program.

    The unusually tight...

  • May 28, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    May 28, 2012 | 3:10 am

    Political Islamism is not to be feared

    All political parties that have emerged in the wake of the Arab Spring will be ‎accountable to their electorates, including the Islamists, writes Marwan Muasher in ‎the Washington Post. ‎

    The field in countries such as Egypt, Tunisia,...