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What Is the Source of the New Found Courage of Abbas?

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 09.11.2014 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Many are wondering and questioning whether Abbas will carry out this threats and where he found the courage to stand up to Israel, Hamas and his own Fateh movement.

We Can Negotiate Peace In Gaza: Here's How

Dennis J. Kucinich | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics
Dennis J. Kucinich

In the face of the ongoing aggression, the ensuing humanitarian crisis, and the political stalemate between Israel and Hamas, I have written this letter to my former congressional colleagues.

Obama: Middle East Peace Possible, But Difficult

AP | Posted 03.21.2013 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank -- President Barack Obama says a Mideast peace with two independent states is still possible but says it is difficult to achieve. ...

Obama's Peace Plan: A Way Forward, or a Cul-de-Sac?

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 07.24.2011 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

President Barack Obama's back-to-back speeches on the peace process had much good to build on. Now is the time to start building.

Rethinking Afghanistan's Sticky Icky Quagmire

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Mull

There is definitely a huge drug problem in Afghanistan, and our strategy seems to be the cause of it. Our allies that we desperately rely on are all high on drugs, selling drugs, or both. And not only are we paying for it, people are dying because of it.

Palestinian Officials Criticize US over Israeli Settlements

Washington Post | Howard Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM -- Palestinian officials on Sunday criticized the United States for what one called "back-pedaling" on demands that Israel stop settlement c...