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Israeli soldiers near Hebron. Photo: picture alliance/AP

Israel's crisis politics

On hope and despair in the Middle East

The Middle East powder keg is threatening to explode. Anyone who still believes in peace must have hope – yet hope is precisely what is lacking. The Israeli writer David Grossman makes this appeal to his countrymenMore

David Grossman (photo: AP)

David Grossman on a Possible Israeli Strike against Iran

On Silence

In this article, the Israeli author David Grossman considers why those Israelis who in private express opposition to the idea of an attack on Iran and believe that it will not increase Israel's security in the long term are not standing up, speaking their minds and taking to the streets in protestMore

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (photo: Parspix/DW)

The Israeli–Iranian Nuclear Crisis

Before the Ears Go Deaf

If Israel attacks Iran in an attempt to avoid a possible catastrophe, it will itself be causing a catastrophe. In this essay, Israeli author David Grossman calls for restraintMore