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Arab residents leaving Haifa, accompanied by Haganah men, April, 1948.

Ben-Gurion in 1948: Don't let Arabs return to Haifa

Letter reveals that Israel's first PM tried to thwart British attempts to resettle 'the enemy' in the city.

Illustration by Amos Biderman.

Israel may soon be faced with post-Assad Syria

After almost a year of a relative stalemate, the Assad regime is retreating on multiple fronts.

Ariel Runis.

Facebook shaming-turned-suicide: Not just for teens

An online accusation of racism turned one man into an Internet celebrity and drove him to suicide.

Workers remove an election campaign billboard of the Likud party showing Israeli PM Netanyahu.

Israel's political instability threatens its security

Going to the polls every two years may be fun for the pundits, but it is destructive for Israel.