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Stand Firm, John Kerry

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Frank Carlucci, Lee Hamilton, Carla A. Hills, Thomas Pickering, Henry Siegman, April 8, 2014

We commend Secretary of State John Kerry’s extraordinary efforts to renew Israeli-Palestinian talks and negotiations for a framework ...

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Are the Peace Talks Collapsing?

Middle East Policy Council, April 4, 2014

The latest U.S.-sponsored peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians have been in trouble before, but recent ...

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Statement by Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu on U.S. Efforts to Curb Freedom of Speech

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, April 2, 2014

I am writing today to express grave concern about a wave of legislative measures in the United States aimed ...

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John Kerry's Peace Process Is Nearly Dead, And the Fault is Mostly Netanyahu's

John B. Judis | The New Republic, March 25, 2014

We’ll know within the next month, and perhaps even within the next week, whether there is any chance for resolving ...

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Netanyahu and the "Jewish State"

Middle East Policy Council, March 11, 2014

There are many obstacles to the negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians. As if the issues of security, ...

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Ultra-Orthodox Jews Protest IDF Conscription Law

Middle East Policy Council, March 5, 2014

Hundreds of thousands of ultra-orthodox Jews took to the streets of Jerusalem on Sunday to protest against a proposed ...

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