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Reuters* Syria, Israel-Palestine, taking up most of Kerry's time * Many predecessors have failed in Middle East efforts * Some critics see Kerry as clumsy and naive By Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON, June 2 (Reuters) - Four months into his term, U.S. Secretary...
ReutersBy David Rohde RAMALLAH, West Bank, May 31 (Reuters) - At first glance, it is a tech utopian's dream. For the last two years several dozen Israeli and Palestinian high-tech entrepreneurs have been quietly meeting at a Dead Sea resort that Palestinians...
ReutersPORT LOUIS, Mauritius, May 31 (Reuters) - The Palestinian football association was told on Friday that FIFA president Sepp Blatter would personally intervene to try to end long-running problems with Israel. Blatter said he would travel to the region in...
Secretary of State John Kerry proposes private sector investing in the West Bank and Gaza, hoping to infuse $4 billion into the area for economic and agricultural development. While I have no problem with the private sector investing as it sees fit,...
JERUSALEM -- Casino billionaire and Israel supporter Sheldon Adelson said Tuesday that U.S. efforts to restart Mideast peace talks are doomed until Palestinians accept Israel as a Jewish state. Speaking during a break at the Jerusalem International...
Tags: Religion and Belief, John Kerry, Judaism, Polio, Israel
The Seattle TimesSEATTLE Former U.S. Attorney and Seattle University law professor John McKay is moving to Ramallah on the West Bank, where he will spend the next two years helping the Palestinian courts and law-enforcement system prepare for eventual statehood. McKay,...
RAMALLAH, West Bank -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas swore in a new government Thursday headed by a British-educated academic with no political experience. New Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, who has served since 1998 as president of An Najah...
ReutersBy Mike Collett PORT LOUIS, May 29 (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter promised Palestinians on Wednesday that soccer's world governing body would help put an end to the long-running problems with Israel that severely restrict sport in the...
Victor Davis HansonGIBRALTAR -- From the heights of Gibraltar you can see Africa about nine miles away to the south -- and gaze eastward on the seemingly endless Mediterranean that stretches 1,500 miles to Asia beyond. Mare Nostrum, "our sea," the Romans called the deep...
Tags: Islam, Arab Spring, Victor Davis Hanson, China, Italy
ReutersLONDON, May 28 (Reuters)- - South African anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu has joined calls for UEFA to move the Under-21 European championship from Israel because of the Jewish state's treatment of Palestinian sport. UEFA has resisted the requests...
(JTA) — Throughout our four years in college, Hillel has been our home on campus. We have been involved extensively, with one of us serving as president on campus and on the Hillel international board. While we both found in Hillel a supportive...
Reuters(Repeats Sunday story with no changes) * Western-backed Palestinians crack down on militant rivals * Campaign undermines unity pact sought by Palestinians * Failure of diplomacy leaves window for Hamas popularity By Noah Browning and Ali Sawafta...
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