Biden’s Israel shift: not enough for Democrats, too much for Republicans

President Joe Biden’s demand this week that Israel improve humanitarian conditions in Gaza and support a ceasefire drew sharp attacks both from frustrated political allies who said the US president did not go far enough and opponents who said he went too far. On Thursday in a call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Biden […]

Behind Biden’s shift on Israel-Hamas war – Gaza deaths, int’l pressure

Behind Biden's shift on Israel-Hamas war - Gaza deaths, int'l pressure

US President Joe Biden and his team have markedly shifted their tone on the Israel-Hamas war in recent days, moving from unfettered support of Israel to emphasizing the need to protect Palestinian civilians in Gaza ahead of a looming Israeli ground invasion. Biden has not changed his fundamental belief that Israel has the right […]