Middle East analysts are split: does Al-Modallal represent a sign of real progress?
Netanyahu's defence minister wants more time with his family – or does he have another agenda?
‘A major blow to the revolution’ says ElBaradei as president hands himself sweeping new powers
Air strike meant for leader of Hamas rocket teams kills nine members of the wrong family
Israel warns Palestinians of ‘second phase’ of operation against Hamas, but is an invasion really necessary?
Hisham Qandil calls on world to 'take responsibility' in stopping Israel's 'unacceptable aggression'
The government spokesman who even Paxman never tamed is back to put Israel’s case for attacking Gaza
Upsurge in Islamist violence in supposedly demilitarised Sinai desert is a tricky issue for old enemies
Hamas eggs on 'hacktivists' as Israeli government warns no hacker is immune from retaliation