Petraeus Tells Haaretz: U.S. Image as War-weary Emboldens the Enemy

With legitimate state authorities unraveling in the Mideast, the big winners are ISIS and Al-Qaida, as well as Iran, the former CIA director says. But even with chaos in the region, Israel should institute confidence-building measures vis-a-vis the Palestinians.

When David Howell Petraeus was writing his doctoral thesis at Princeton University, on how the...