Bullet Too Damaged to Say Who Killed Shireen Abu Akleh, U.S. Finds

The State Department said Shireen Abu Akleh, the Al Jazeera broadcaster killed in the West Bank in May, was likely hit by shots fired from Israeli military positions.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/07/04/world/middleeast/israel-journalist-bullet-shireen-abu-akleh.html Read more »

Nazi Tapes Provide a Chilling Sequel to the Eichmann Trial

Sixty years after the execution of Adolf Eichmann, the logistics chief of the Holocaust, an Israeli documentary airs his confessions in his own voice.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/07/04/world/middleeast/adolf-eichmann-documentary-israel.html Read more »

Yair Lapid, Israel’s New Prime Minister, Played the Long Game to Power

Once mocked for his inexperience and perceived arrogance, Israel’s caretaker premier taught voters a lesson in political maturity and humility.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/07/01/world/middleeast/israel-prime-minister-yair-lapid.html Read more »

Israel’s Parliament Dissolves, Paving Way for Another New Election

The decision brought down the coalition government and installed Yair Lapid, a centrist, as interim prime minister. Exhausted and exasperated voters now face a fifth election since April 2019.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/30/world/middleeast/israel-parliament-dissolve-elections.html Read more »

Unilever Sells Ben & Jerry’s Business in Israel, Defusing Dispute

Ben & Jerry’s, the American ice cream maker owned by Unilever, angered many Israelis last year when it pledged to discontinue sales in the occupied West Bank.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/29/world/middleeast/unilver-ben-and-jerrys-ice-cream-israel.html Read more »

Unilever Sells Ben & Jerry’s Business in Israel, Defusing Dispute

Ben & Jerry’s, the American ice cream maker owned by Unilever, angered many Israelis last year when it pledged to discontinue sales in the occupied West Bank.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/29/world/middleeast/unilver-ben-and-jerrys-israel.html Read more »

After Israel’s Spies Hit Iran Hard, an Intelligence Official Loses His Job

After a series of damaging failures, a senior Iranian intelligence official lost his job and a Revolutionary Guards general was said to have been arrested.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/29/world/middleeast/israel-iran-spy-chief.html Read more »

An Israeli Soccer Team’s Success Puts Its Arab Village on the Map

Established in 2016, Maccabi Bnei Reineh is the talk of Israel’s top division after completing a quick rise. Its founders say its presence represents something far more important.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/27/sports/soccer/maccabi-bnei-reineh-israel.html Read more »

Iran Dismisses Revolutionary Guards’ Powerful Intelligence Chief

Hossein Taeb, a top official in the force, was transferred to a lower ranking job amid an escalation in Israel’s shadow war with Iran.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/23/world/middleeast/iran-revolutionary-guards-intelligence-chief-hossein-taeb.html Read more »

Israeli Government Collapse Gives Netanyahu Another Chance at Power

Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s longest-serving prime minister, lost power last year. But his base hasn’t abandoned him, and he could return to office after a snap election this fall.Source Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/21/world/middleeast/israeli-government-collapse-netanyahu.html Read more »