Middle East awaits fresh faces and ideas from Obama
Ghassan Shabaneh, a professor of Middle East and international studies, discusses Barack Obama's prospects in the Middle East, where peace is elusive.
Posted: November 5, 2008 17:33
Tzipi Livni calls for early elections in Israel
Asher Arian, professor of political science and the City University of New York Graduate Center, discusses Israel Foreign Minister's call for early elections.
Posted: October 27, 2008 19:50
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Israel considers Saudi peace plan
Journalist Udi Segal and Professor Alon Ben-Meir discuss the significance of the Israeli president's talks with Egypt.
Posted: October 23, 2008 14:10
Israeli Arabs and Jews remain on edge after riots
Approximately 20 percent of Israeli citizens are Arab. In Acre -- a northern Israeli city with a mixed population of Jews and Arabs -- tensions remain high following four nights of rioting and sectarian violence.
Posted: October 13, 2008 08:25
Week in review: World markets, Israel and Pakistan
Gideon Rose of Foreign Affairs magazine and Carla Robbins of The New York Times discuss the week's events.
Posted: September 22, 2008 09:06
World elections spark blogger reactions
In recent weeks, several national elections took place around the world. Here is a round-up of the newly elected with comments from bloggers.
Posted: September 19, 2008 16:49
Israel tests dog DNA to track down littering owners
An Israeli city introduces a new dog curbing program that collects local dog DNA.
Posted: September 19, 2008 11:10
Israel picks new party leader in close election
Israel's election of a new leader for the ruling Kadima Party may impact U.S. relations with the country.
Posted: September 18, 2008 12:45
Israel’s Kadima Party elects new leader
Alon Ben-Meir discusses the Israeli political scene on the verge of the Israeli Kadima party's election results.
Posted: September 17, 2008 16:02
U.S. and Israel differ on Iran
A Worldfocus contributing blogger provides analysis and a comparison of the approaches of the US and Israel to the threat of Iran.
Posted: September 11, 2008 09:59