“One of the novel’s principal characters, known only as the General, is clearly modeled on former Israeli prime minister, Ariel Sharon.
J.J. Goldberg digs deeper into the conflicting roles that Benjamin Netanyahu and Ariel Sharon played in George W. Bush’s disastrous war in Iraq — and what it means for Iran today.
The final deadline passed this afternoon for Israel’s political parties to register for the March 17 Knesset elections. Several last-minute decisions will substantially affect the map in the weeks ahead:
A public university in Madrid dismantled an exhibition that attributed false quotes about killing Palestinian children to Ariel Sharon.
A furious war of words has erupted between IDF chief of staff Benny Gantz and Shin Bet director Yoram Cohen over the question: Did Hamas plan a war or stumble into it?
The National History Museum of Belarus inaugurated an exhibition about Ariel Sharon.
A terror-hardened Hebron clan tries to blow things up whenever Hamas tries a cease-fire. With the kidnap-murder of three Israeli teens, it may have gone too far, J.J. Goldberg reports.
British lawmaker David Ward has raised Jewish ire again for a tweet following the death of Ariel Sharon.
If Sharon had died the day after his stroke in 2006, on the personal level, it would have probably been far easier for his family. But on the national level, his death would have been a highly divisive affair.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Shimon Peres following the funeral for Ariel Sharon.