Netanyahu’s New Middle East Equations: Iraq=Iran and Hamas=Al-Qaida + ISIS

8 takeaways from the PM’s interviews on NBC and NPR, including the revival of Menachem Begin’s famous blessing on the Iran-Iraq War: I wish both sides success.

1. THIRD DEGREE: The tone and content of the first question directed at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in his interview with National Public Radio’s Morning Edition may have taken him by surprise. Interviewer Steven Inskeep demanded to know whether Israel can provide unequivocal corroboration of its claim that Hamas is behind the kidnappings of the three Jewish yeshiva students near Hebron:...