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U.S. President Donald Trump and Jared Kushner meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Australia just took a cue from Trump on Palestine, and it proves his unconventional approach can pay off

Opinion: Australia, like the US, will not fund the Palestinian Authority until it can be sure the organization has ceased funding terror. The Palestinian Authority financially rewards terrorists and their surviving family members. The international community is finally speaking up.

An Israeli has written a series of open letters to his Palestinian neighbors. Will anyone respond?

Opinion: Conversations about the Israeli Palestinian conflict are often stale and unproductive. Interlocutors talk in circles and rarely say anything new or productive. A new book from Yossi Klein Halevi might change that.

Hamas is escalating its rocket attacks on Israel, and that could damage the Palestinian cause in more ways than one

Opinion: When they hear the siren sound, Israelis have 15 seconds to run into a shelter before rockets hit. On Tuesday, Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad fired a barrage of rockets into Israel from Gaza.
A beach in the Gaza Strip before Israel's disengagement in 2005.

Israel is building an ‘impenetrable’ underwater sea border with the Gaza Strip made of armored stone and barbed wire

Several land barriers separate Israel and the Gaza Strip, which are located along the Mediterranean Sea. But no formal barrier has ever been erected at sea.
A general view shows the Dome of the Rock and Jerusalem's Old City

It’s time for the Trump administration to reconsider its approach to the ‘status quo’ at The Temple Mount

Opinion: David Friedman, the US ambassador to Israel, was photographed holding an image that seemed to erase the Dome of the Rock, an Islamic holy site. In trying to clean up the political fallout, the US embassy in Jerusalem tweeted that it "supports the status quo" on the Temple Mount.

Most of the people killed in the Gaza violence this week were affiliated with a terrorist organization

Opinion: The Health Ministry in Gaza said more than 60 people died in the recent Gaza border conflict. On Wednesday, a Hamas official said that 50 of the Palestinians who died were Hamas affiliates. This context has gone largely unnoticed in mainstream coverage of the conflict.

The media is ignoring the true culprit of the unprecedented violence in Gaza

Opinion: More than 50 Palestinians have been killed protests along the Gaza border as the US announced the move of its embassy to Jerusalem. Media reports chastising Israel for these deaths ignore the true culprit, Hamas.
Natalie Portman.

Natalie Portman is wrong about Israel — here’s why

Natalie Portman has become a divisive figure due to her recent statements about Israel and the conflict

Trump reportedly asked Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu if he even cares about making peace

The White House press secretary said the president's "great relationships" with world leaders doesn’t mean he can’t "be aggressive" in negotiations.