Ramadan is here and with it comes another chance for Israel to improve relations with Palestinians by allowing freer travel. But there are big challenges, especially this year.
Four American ultra-Orthodox Jews met today with Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh. They were activists from the strongly anti-Zionist sect Neturei Karta, which maintains contacts with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (members of the group famously visited Tehran in 2006). Haaretz reports on the meeting with here.