As Gaza War Escalates, New Front Opens in Israeli Cities

Rioting and mob violence between Arabs and Jews tore through towns and cities across Israel. Rockets from Gaza and Israeli airstrikes continued to kill civilians. JERUSALEM — A new front opened in... Read more »

A Night of Rockets and Airstrikes, and a Morning of Fear

Gazans say that Israeli strikes early Wednesday over the course of an hour felt like the most intense yet, after a long night interrupted by rounds of retaliation. GAZA CITY — Gazans... Read more »

Amid the Shooting, Netanyahu’s Foes See an Opening, and Risks

Israeli politicians often close ranks in a crisis, but this time the prime minister’s enemies, trying to form a government and oust him, are blaming the violence on him. JERUSALEM — When... Read more »

Why Biden Can’t Look Away From the Israeli-Palestinian Crisis

The escalating conflict comes at a moment of inflection for the United States’ approach to Israel and the Palestinians. The United States deployed a top diplomat to Israel on Wednesday, in hopes... Read more »

Why Biden Can’t Look Away From the Israeli-Palestinian Crisis

The escalating conflict comes at a moment of inflection for the United States’ approach to Israel and the Palestinians. The United States deployed a top diplomat to Israel on Wednesday, in hopes... Read more »

As Gaza conflict heightens, a wave of Arab unrest spreads across Israel.

As rockets and airstrikes have pummeled targets across Gaza and Israel, a different conflict has erupted in the streets of Arab neighborhoods and mixed Arab-Jewish towns across the state of Israel. Palestinian... Read more »

Biden speaks to Netanyahu and asserts Israel’s “right to defend itself.”

President Biden said that he had spoken with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel “for a while” amid escalating fighting between Israelis and Palestinians on Wednesday and asserted his “unwavering support” for... Read more »

Biden Speaks to Netanyahu, Asserting Israel's 'Right to Defend Itself'

President Biden said that he had spoken with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel “for a while” amid escalating fighting between Israelis and Palestinians on Wednesday and asserted his “unwavering support” for... Read more »

U.S. Airlines Cancel Israel Flights, Citing Unrest

Airlines in the United States have started to cancel flights to Israel as the violence escalates. United Airlines said it had canceled flights from Chicago and Newark to Tel Aviv on Tuesday... Read more »

Biden’s hands-off approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may not last.

President Biden took office with little interest in pursuing an Israel-Palestinian peace agreement for understandable reasons: Predecessors in both parties had failed in their attempts. Bill Clinton hosted an Israeli-Palestinian summit during... Read more »