The Ambassadorial Passover Dinner That Turned Into a State Secret

Israel's envoy to the U.S. Ron Dermer claims that revealing the guest list, which included Secretary of State John Kerry, could undermine Israel's foreign relations. So why were U.S. journalists invited?

The Foreign Ministry has refused to reveal the guest list for the second Passover seder meal held at the house of Israel’s ambassador to the U.S., Ron Dermer, roughly two months ago - an event attended by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. The ministry’s explanation was that revealing the list would cause...