Robert O. Freedman

Israel and Russia Make Odd Couple

Why does Israel want to build better ties with Russia? Despite differences over Syria, both sides have much to gain from a closer relationship, Robert O. Freedman writes.

Chinese Divided Over Middle East

China, buffeted by economic worries, is rethinking its anti-Western foreign policy. A shift would have major implications for the Mideast and Israel, Robert O. Freedman writes.