Amir Oren, Senior correspondent and columnist
Amir Oren is a senior correspondent and columnist for Haaretz and a member of the newspaper's editorial board. He writes about defense and military affairs, the government and international relations.
U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Mike Mullen's visits to Israel reflect one main discovery - the IDF.
The assassination at the Al Bustan Rotana was not the first time espionage agents have 'done business' in luxury accommodations. A CIA document written 45 years ago spelled out how operatives should act.
Whether Gabi Ashkenazi stays on as chief of staff depends in large part on what happens in Iran.
Shamir once said 'I don't care if it is reported that I can't stand Ehud Barak because he reminds me of Bibi.'
Obama's timetable won't permit an attack on Iran this year, so Netanyahu has a lot of groundwork to prepare.