Jerusalem cannot afford to rely on American power.

Kenneth Brower
Aug. 4 2020 12:01AM

Learning the lesson of the Second Lebanon War.

Gal Perl Finkel
July 13 2020 12:01AM

Nor should the Knesset continue to kick the can down the road.

Yoav Limor
July 9 2020 12:01AM

From Omar Bradley to F-35s.

Yoram Ettinger
June 29 2020 12:01AM

For Washington, the strategic and economic benefits are great.

Frank Musmar
June 4 2020 12:01AM

And undermined the IDF’s fighting spirit.

Gershon Hacohen and Efraim Karsh
May 26 2020 12:01AM

Iranian entrenchment goes far beyond military bases and missile silos.

Jonathan Spyer
May 11 2020 12:01AM

Remember Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul.

Tzur Goldin
April 28 2020 12:01AM

Even as the pandemic places new pressures on the bottom line.

Jacob Nagel and Jonathan Schanzer
April 14 2020 12:01AM

And other security consequences for the Jewish state.

March 30 2020 12:01AM

In 1948, he served as a stark counter-example to the view (which he mostly held) that history is driven by material factors and not by great leaders.

Feb. 24 2020 12:01AM

Ancient Jewish history, with which he was well acquainted, showed what could happen in the absence of a central military command. He made sure it wouldn’t happen again.

Feb. 17 2020 12:01AM

If the Jews could hang on through the tough early months, he thought, they would grow considerably stronger while their opponents might well become weaker. And so it proved to be.

Feb. 12 2020 12:01AM

The pre-state militia had actually prepared well for the outbreak of war in 1948. But its commanders generally hailed from rival political parties to Ben-Gurion’s.

Feb. 10 2020 12:01AM