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Israel Cease Fire

Obama: U.S. Using All Means To Secure Israel Cease-Fire

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the United States will use all its diplomatic resources and relationships to secure a d...

Egyptian President Morsi Declares Himself Master of Space, Time and Dimension

Spencer Green | Posted 01.28.2013 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Following the decree which gave him sweeping political powers in Egypt last week, President Mohamed Morsi has now declared himself Master of Space, Time, and Dimension.

What's Next With Israel and Gaza

Jesse Aizenstat | Posted 11.21.2012 | World
Jesse Aizenstat

Unfortunately, Operation Pillar of Defense, as the Israelis call it, will be remembered as exactly the contrary: another round of needless violence.

Thanksgiving

Amy Ephron | Posted 01.21.2013 | Taste
Amy Ephron

Has anyone noticed that there's no debate this year? To stuff or not to stuff... To brine or not to brine... Yes, you can fast-cook a turkey at high-heat but should you? I think we all have debate fatigue; election fatigue; Washington gridlock fatigue -- and it's all somehow spilled over into Thanksgiving.

Hamas Confirms Commitment To Cease-Fire With Israel

The New York Times | Fares Akram | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

After a week of heightened tensions along the Gaza-Israel border, Hamas on Friday renewed its commitment to a cease-fire with Israel in an apparent ef...

Hamas Rejects Israeli Cease-Fire Demands

Israel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hamas will not accept Israeli conditions for a cease-fire in Gaza and would continue armed resistance until the offensive ends, Khaled Meshal, the lea...

Ryan Grim

Pelosi Bemoans "Huge" Civilian Deaths In Gaza War, Urges Cease Fire

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she was meeting with the Egyptian ambassador on Thursday to push for a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel in Gaza...

Iran Could Be Real Winner In Gaza Conflict

Spiegel Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Despite the horrifically high death toll among civilians, Israel continues its war in the Gaza Strip, even threatening to launch a full invasion. So f...

Gaza fighting rages despite cease-fire proposal

AP | IBRAHIM BARZAK and STEVEN GUTKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israel resumed its Gaza offensive Wednesday, bombing heavily around suspected smuggling tunnels near the border with Egy...

Gaza Operation: Signs Of Rift Among Israel's Leaders

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Four days after the launch of "Operation Cast Lead" in the Gaza Strip, the first signs of a rift among the Israeli leadership over the campaign's mana...