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  • December 18, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    December 17, 2012 | 11:53 pm

    In-depth

    'These Guys Are Thugs'

    Egyptian opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei tells David Kenner of Foreign Policy that Morsi is engaged in a power grab, and slams the U.S. for not speaking out. 

    ElBaradei evokes Yogi Berra to describe U.S. policy on Egypt: It reminded him,...

  • December 12, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    December 12, 2012 | 1:17 am

    In-depth

    With Their New Status, Palestinians Will Observe a Bursting Israeli Jerusalem

    Writing in Algemeiner, Kevin Bermeister argues that construction throughout Jerusalem is necessary, and will beneft the city's Muslim, Christian and Jewish residents. 

    The tide of...

  • November 9, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    November 9, 2012 | 3:00 am

    In-depth

    Obama and the Consensus on Jerusalem

    The president must understand that the unity of Jerusalem is non-negotiable for Israelis across the political spectrum, writes Jonathan Tobin in Commentary Magazine

    If there has been one point of contention with Israel on...

  • October 21, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    October 21, 2012 | 1:44 am

    In-depth

    An Assassination in Beirut

    Lee Smith of the Weekly Standards looks at the implications of the killing of Lebanese security chief Wissam al-Hassan, thought to be the work of Syria and its allies.

    Hassan was killed not just because of what he had done in the past,...

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  • Mohammed’s, Jesus’ – and ours too

    By Shmuel Rosner

    October 5, 2012 | 10:10 am

    A long time ago, I wrote for Slate about the political fight over Jerusalem, and explained that:

    Jerusalem is the main reason we hear Olmert and Abbas talking about an agreement of principles rather than an agreement. This is the question on which no weak leader - and both are...

  • September 6, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    September 6, 2012 | 12:47 am

    In-depth

    Sinai’s Second-String Security

    Egypt has long been remiss in asserting its sovereignty in the Sinai Peninsula, a tradition that will not help end the jihadist presence there, writes Barak Barfi for Project Syndicate

    Employing CSF troops in the sensitive border...

  • If I forget thee Jerusalem. Oops! The Democrats just did

    By Shmuel Rosner

    September 5, 2012 | 3:55 am

    Why the Democrats have decided to omit Jerusalem from their party platform is utterly beyond me. ‎There is nothing more predictable than the ensuing attacks from the right following ‎such an omission. There's nothing more likely to trouble Jewish voters who still care ‎about Israel...

  • Jerusalem a wedge issue? You bet

    By Shmuel Rosner

    August 7, 2012 | 6:46 am

    ‎“If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning” ‎‎(Psalm 137:5)‎

    ‎“It is a deeply moving experience to be in Jerusalem, the capital of ‎Israel,” presidential candidate Mitt Romney said last week, during his visit to the ‎Eternal City. And no...

  • Four lies you’ve been told about Romney’s visit to Israel

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 31, 2012 | 7:09 am

    There has been much spin surrounding Mitt Romney’s recent visit to Israel - but how much of it is true?

    Netanyahu endorsed Mitt Romney.

    No, he didn’t. ‎

    We all assume, and for good reason, that the prime minister of Israel would probably ‎want Mitt Romney to get elected,...

  • March 30, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    March 30, 2012 | 5:27 am

    Annan with a plan

    The Economist believes the UN-Arab League envoy’s plan to end the violence in Syria is far from an ideal solution.

    “A welcome bandage rather than a long-term solution,” is how a Syrian analyst describes the plan. Mr Assad, whose forces’ killing of 50...

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