is JTA's Israel correspondent.
August 26, 2014 5:56pm
After 50 days of missiles, airstrikes, ground operations, tunnel incursions, truce talks, cease-fire proposals, death and destruction, Israel and Hamas agreed to an open-ended truce.
August 26, 2014 4:26pm
The Israeli defense firm Elpam Electronics says its system of sensors can detect underground activity and identify its location.
August 25, 2014 9:37am
The deaths of three Israeli military volunteers from abroad in the recent conflict in Gaza highlights the emotional challenges facing lone soldiers.
August 19, 2014 1:22pm
The launch of an investigation by the U.N. Human Rights Council leaves a conundrum for Israel on how best to present its side of the story.
August 15, 2014 7:29am
Experts say that if Hamas is defeated, the other groups poised to take over Gaza could be much worse. JTA’s Ben Sales details Hamas’ would-be successors.
August 12, 2014 12:05pm
Robin Williams made me love the movies. This scene from “Mrs. Doubtfire” is why.
August 11, 2014 11:06am
Including both direct military expenses and lost economic activity, the total cost of Israel’s four-week Operation Protective Edge is estimated at between $2.5 billion and $3.6 billion.
August 4, 2014 1:53pm
United Nations facilities sheltering civilians have been struck six times during the Gaza fighting, prompting charges of possible Israeli war crimes.
July 29, 2014 2:46pm
A year ago Secretary of State John Kerry announced the launch of peace talks. Now, he can’t even get the two sides to agree on a cease-fire.
July 29, 2014 11:11am
A 79-year-old Holocaust survivor who converted to Islam when she married an Arab-Israeli man years ago is caught between two worlds and worrying about a daughter caught in the crossfire.