Israeli restrictions and dependence on foreign aid have stifled the all-important business sector.
06/10/2009 01:00 am
King Abdullah II of Jordan, embraced by the West and his Arab allies, is emerging as a facilitator for resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
06/02/2009 01:00 am
A train engineer's take on retirement slips into the absurd in this surreal Norwegian comedy from director Bent Hammer.
05/22/2009 01:00 am
The US and Israel agreed this week to establish a joint committee on how to implement a freeze outlined in the 2003 road map.
05/21/2009 01:00 am
US solutions to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict reportedly include UN administration of Jerusalem's holy sites and no right of return for Palestinian refugees.
05/20/2009 01:00 am
05/18/2009 01:00 am
The presidents leading either side of the divided island are longtime allies.
05/07/2009 01:00 am
04/27/2009 01:00 am
The hawkish prime minister, who presented his new government Tuesday, shows a distinct change in style and tactics – though not substance – since his 1996-99 term.
03/31/2009 01:00 am
A Muslim woman's request to wear a hijab with her police uniform has sparked national controversy.
03/20/2009 01:00 am