Haviv Rettig Gur
Haviv Rettig Gur is The Times of Israel's senior analyst.
June 5, 2017, 11:40 pm
On the 50th anniversary of the Six Day War, earnest diplomats and a new US president seem as eager as their predecessors to bring peace to this troubled place -- and as blind as those earlier failed do-gooders to the animating roots of this conflict
May 21, 2017, 1:35 pm
Israel's PM and PA chief Abbas will both lavish accolades on the new US president during his visit - but do they trust him enough to take the political risks he will be asking, just to keep him happy?
February 9, 2017, 9:24 am
The settlements grow apace, peace remains stalled and Israel's intentions seem a genuine mystery in Western capitals. Yet the question has a surprisingly simple answer, one which hasn't changed since 1948
February 7, 2017, 8:50 pm
The flurry of hand-wringing over the Regulation Law has largely missed what may be its most dramatic consequence -- that it makes it harder for Israel to stick to its longstanding policy of permanent indecision in the West Bank
November 7, 2016, 4:06 pm
The scorn and vitriol of the 2016 race were not caused by a single swaggering provocateur, but by deep-seated anxieties and widening divides that won't disappear quickly, no matter what voters decide