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  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Kerry pledges 'fair and balanced' peace bid in Middle East

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 02:18am by AFP

    ... and under its 1994 peace treaty with Israel the Hashemite kingdom is recognised as playing a historic role in the guardianship of Muslim sites in east Jerusalem. Kerry is on his 10th visit ...

  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Bethlehem eyes tourist boom after dark decade

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 12:54pm by AFP

    ... as a "historic" diplomatic victory by the Palestinians- the town has been eyeing a tourist bonanza. In Bethlehem, where nearly a quarter of its 25,000 residents are unemployed, two out of three households ...

  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    John Kerry urges Israel to limit settlement building in Palestinian territories

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 04:58pm by AFP

    ... accused the Palestinians of creating "artificial crises" and of trying to "run away from the historic decisions that are needed to make a genuine peace". ...

  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Hamas textbooks spread militant ideology through Palestinian schools

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 09:09pm by NYT

    ... rebut Jewish historical claims to the territory by saying: "The Jews and the Zionist movement are not related to Israel, because the sons of Israel are a nation which had been ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel’s Netanyahu dismisses Iran’s overtures to West as ruse

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 10:19am by Reuters in United Nations

    ... said. The bulk of his speech was about Iran, but he also touched on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, saying the Jewish state was prepared to make a “historic compromise.” He faulted ...

  6. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel to release Palestinian prisoners ahead of peace talks

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 10:50am by AFP

    ... tight-lipped about the details. “I think all of us know that candid, private conversations are the very best way to preserve the time and the space for progress and understanding when you face ...

  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Shimon Peres is still going strong at 90

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 03:44pm by Associated Press in Jerusalem

    ... that the offer was at least not rejected outright. Peres said that despite all the failures in peace efforts over the years, he looks at the successes: a historic agreement with Egypt in 1979, peace ...

  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Genetic testing and IVF boost population of Israel's Samaritans

    Posted Dec 12th 2012, 12:00am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Mount Gerizim, West Bank Modern science helps the Samaritans of Israel to preserve their way of life after inbreeding pushed them to the verge of extinction ... and being devastated by a high rate of birth defects because of inbreeding, the community is using modern science- including genetic testing, in vitro fertilisation and abortion- to preserve ...

  9. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel must complete peace deal with Abbas, says Peres

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:05pm by Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem

    ... before returning to the negotiating table and the Israelis insisting on no preconditions. Following last month’s historic United Nations vote giving the Palestinians upgraded status in the world ...

  10. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    UN vote on Palestine sparks anger in Israel

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... historic UN success sparked angry recriminations in Israel yesterday, with officials saying it crippled peace hopes and the opposition blaming government inaction for causing the crisis. ... the vote had been "historic". "Tomorrow we begin the real war," Abbas said. "I don't want to spoil our victory tonight, but the road ahead is still difficult." ...




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