- Newsmaker: Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades
US efforts to broker a truce between Israel and the Palestinians have been broken off after a Palestinian suicide bomber killed himself and two others in the heart of Jerusalem. Lee Hockstader, Jerusalem bureau chief for The Washington Post, reports that the attack by an armed component of Chairman Arafat's Fateh movement threatens an anticipated meeting between Arafat and Vice President Dick Cheney.
- Reporter's Notebook: Bush Attends International Aid Conference in Monterrey, Mexico
President Bush begins his South American tour at a UN summit meeting in Monterrey, Mexico. He'll propose new aid to developing countries that pledge to fight corruption, and talk trade and security with Canada's Prime Minister Jean Chretien and Mexico's President Vicente Fox. Freelance reporter Sam Quinones has more on UN efforts to include marginalized people in the global economy.
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