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In Middle East, leaders on religious left offer reconciliation

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In Middle East, leaders on religious left offer reconciliation

Religious politicians are usually considered to be on the right of the ideological spectrum. However, we look at three figures -- Iyad Jamal Al-Din in Iraq, Menachem Froman in Israel and Mehdi Karroubi in Iran -- who advocate pacifism and pluralism yet are grounded in traditional spirituality.

Posted: March 25, 2010 12:02   Comments: 13
India’s leader makes first visit of Obama presidency in DC

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India’s leader makes first visit of Obama presidency in DC

Martin Savidge speaks with Amit Pandya of the Stimson Center, an organization dedicated to promoting international peace and security, about the Indian prime minister's visit to the U.S. Pandya analyzes Manmohan Singh's visit, in light of the fact that this is the first state visit by a foreign leader during Obama's presidency.

Posted: November 23, 2009 16:56   Comments: 3
Settlements blocking Israeli-Palestinian path to peace?

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Settlements blocking Israeli-Palestinian path to peace?

The peace process between Israel and the Palestinians is in crisis, with no sign that a key issue -- freezing Israeli settlements -- can be resolved any time soon. Israelis and Palestinians continue to struggle over their common land. Should Israel agree to demands to freeze all settlement building?

Posted: November 19, 2009 13:07   Comments: 185
Israel eases checkpoints and opens major bridge

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Israel eases checkpoints and opens major bridge

With discussion underway on how to revive the peace process, Israel has started to make movement easier in the West Bank by opening or easing checkpoints and roadblocks.

Posted: July 13, 2009 09:14   Comments: 8
Clinton talks two-state solution, Syria on visit to Israel

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Clinton talks two-state solution, Syria on visit to Israel

Amjad Atallah of the New America Foundation discusses U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's announcement that the U.S. will send two representatives to Syria and the significance of her talks with Israeli leaders.

Posted: March 3, 2009 12:42   Comments: 31
Israel considers Saudi peace plan

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Israel considers Saudi peace plan

Journalist Udi Segal and Professor Alon Ben-Meir discuss the significance of the Israeli president's talks with Egypt.

Posted: October 23, 2008 14:10   Comments: 0
Middle East discusses peace in Damascus

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Middle East discusses peace in Damascus

A Worldfocus contributing blogger assesses progress from the Damascus summit on Middle East peace.

Posted: September 9, 2008 15:25   Comments: 0

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