Then-Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, accompanied by U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, speaks at a joint news conference at the State Department in Washington, U.S., October 13, 2021. Andrew Harnik/Pool via REUTERS
Note to Blinken: Israel’s ‘military option’ shouldn’t be on our table

This week the secretary of state seemed to encourage Yair Lapid’s talk about using force. Is diplomacy dead?

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