But it is important to acknowledge that there are growing concerns within Israel about the rise of antisemitism in Britain.
Plus: Boles was right (first time round) on Gaza. The Dambusters raid anniversary. A Tory poll lead. Plus: a man and a woman will marry in Windsor on Saturday.
The use of live ammunition is the result of decisions either made or approved by the defence minister.
The hard truth is that for the country’s politicians what European governments think is of secondary importance. What counts is Congress and Trump.
Defensive actions taken by the IDF have resulted in fatalities. Only when absolutely necessary and legally permitted, has force been used.
The President is often taken literally but not seriously, whereas he should be taken seriously but not literally.
Obama and his partners ignored the loudly-voiced concerns of our key Gulf strategic partners and Israel that the deal ignored potential Iranian interference in the region.
The Israeli Prime Minister senses a chance to finally succeed in his years-long campaign to persuade the United States to bomb Iran’s nuclear programme.
Let’s remember that they bravely fought extremism for themselves, and to help keep our streets safe too. It’s reasonable to ask if Iraq is becoming a failed state.
The Crown Prince will need all of his skills to balance the demands of tribal court politics while driving social and economic modernisation.
They offer the best chance to maintain influence in Syria to counter Moscow, but the question of their ongoing conflict with Turkey must be addressed.
We are not just helping them – we are empowering them to help themselves. That transforms individual lives and helps the region to stabilise.
A combination of repression and culture war sustained the current system in recent years. But the effectiveness of that approach is wearing off.
Iran’s demonstrators are asking for reform, and all democrats should openly support their goals.
As a permanent member of the Security Council and close ally to all members of the Coalition, it is in a perfect position to do so.