With New Investigation at Duke and U.N.C., Feds Hunt Anti-Israel Bias in Higher Education

WASHINGTON — The Education Department has ordered Duke University and the University of North Carolina at…

Israeli Election Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups

Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong…

Israeli Vote Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups

Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong…

How One Photographer Captured Burning Issues Across the Israeli-Palestinian Divide

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how…

Israeli Arabs Get a Second Chance to Oust Netanyahu. Will They Use It?

BAQA AL GHARBIYEH, Israel — Arab citizens of Israel have no love lost for Prime Minister…

Cable Cars Over Jerusalem? Some See ‘Disneyfication’ of Holy City

JERUSALEM — At a glance, Jerusalem’s Holy Basin still looks pretty much as it must have…

Israeli Voters May Like Netanyahu’s Promises, but Don’t Necessarily Believe Them

JERUSALEM — Shlomo Zadik, 70, a onetime pioneer in a Jordan Valley settlement, said that Prime…

In a Jordan Valley Village, Palestinians Are Left in the Dark

FASAYIL, West Bank — More than three hours had passed since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had…

A Look at the West Bank Area Netanyahu Vowed to Annex

The vow made on Tuesday by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to annex a chunk of the…

Among Arabs, a Muted Response to Netanyahu’s West Bank Vow

BEIRUT — At one time, if the prime minister of Israel had vowed to extend Israeli…

Netanyahu Pledges to Annex Part of West Bank

JERUSALEM — A week before an election in which he is battling for survival, Prime Minister…

Jason Greenblatt, a Designer of Trump’s Middle East Peace Plan, Is Leaving the Administration

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s special envoy for Middle East peace, Jason Greenblatt, will leave the administration,…

Hamas Arrests 10 Suspects in Gaza Suicide Bombings

GAZA CITY — Hamas, the Islamist movement that controls Gaza, said Thursday that it had arrested…

Deadly Explosions Target Hamas Police Checkpoints in Gaza

GAZA — Two explosions that ripped through Hamas police checkpoints in Gaza City late Tuesday killed…

HBO Drama Revives a National Trauma for Israel

JERUSALEM — It was the extraordinary coldbloodedness of the murder that made it true-crime movie material…