War


Cabinet in Preemptive Backdown on War Powers

The Israeli cabinet will likely call for a revision of the recently passed law giving the prime minister greater war making power, in anticipation that Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit will…

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Knesset Broadens PM’s War-Making Powers

The Knesset began the summer session on Monday by approving legislation to formally authorize the cabinet — and in extreme cases, the prime minister and defense minister alone — to…

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Senators Introduce New War Powers Resolution

A new resolution from leaders on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to authorize the use of military force overseas is accelerating a debate that Congress has been reluctant to have,…

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Liberman Says North Unprepared for War

Despite numerous statements issued by the IDF in recent months declaring readiness to repel any threat, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said on Sunday that the northern part of the country…

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UN Hopes to Stave Off Yemen Famine

  Hodeidah Port, Yemen. United Nations aid agencies called on Tuesday for the Yemeni port of Hodeidah to remain open beyond Friday, the date set by a Saudi-led military coalition,…

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A Veteran’s Dark Lifetime Gift

Thank you for your service. Veterans are grateful for these words. But for the combat veteran, there is an unspoken, inaudible phrase that follows: And for your continuing sacrifice. The…

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