Egypt and Syria appear to be falling apart in similar ways. But J.J. Goldberg explains why one crisis (Egypt) is political while the other (Syria) is sectarian, making it much less solvable.
The once-obscure North African holiday has become a major event marking the end of Passover. There’s food and politicians, and overflow crowds in Israel.
Franklin D. Roosevelt is sometimes maligned for not doing enough to stop the Holocaust. But by taking a political risk, he saved the Jews of North Africa and the future State of Israel.