The Life of Yitzhak Rabin

The slain Israeli prime minister was a military hero who embarked on a historic effort to bring peace to his country and paid for it with his life.

Modern Israeli History: A Timeline

Key moments in the Jewish state's history.

The Madrid Conference

The process and product of meetings between Israel and her Arab neighbors from 1991 to 1993.

Why the Oslo Accords Failed

What went wrong between the Israelis and Palestinians?

The Oslo Accords

Israel and the Palestinians pursue peace.

Oslo Negotiations

In 1992 and 1993, representatives from Israel and the PLO met secretly in Oslo to discuss the possibilities of Palestinian self-rule and Israeli security.

Baruch Goldstein

The perpetrator of the Hebron massacre is both vilified and celebrated.