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Arafat's Death Not From Radioactive Poisoning, Russians Say

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian probe into the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat has found no trace of radioactive poisoning, the chief of the gover...

Israel Cares About Peace

Steve Sheffey | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steve Sheffey

In its September 13, 2010 issue, Time magazine asks the wrong question. The question isn't why Israel doesn't care about peace. The question is why th...

Da Silva, Brazilian President, Visits Yasser Arafat's Grave

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Brazil's president placed a wreath on the tomb of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat on Wednesday and sharply criti...

Obama and Al Qaeda: New Moves Show Success May Not Depend On Afghanistan

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Osama bin Laden's lame 9/11 message and Barack Obama's lethal approach in Somalia raise a central question: Are we not in fact much closer to achieving our central goal in Afghanistan than most imagine?

Fatah Vs Fatah: The Real Power Struggle Among Palestinians

Newsweek | Mohammed Herzallah | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Every once in a while, a kidnapping or a firefight reminds the world that the two parties governing the Palestinians really don't get along. Hamas won...

Distorting Obama's Views on Israel

Stephen Zunes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Zunes

Rather than being necessary for getting him to the White House, Obama's right-wing positions regarding Israel and its neighbors are actually hurting him.