Despite last week’s promise by President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN, there appears to be no “unity government” yet in the Palestinian territories. We update the internal disputes there and in Israel after the bombing of Lebanon. Can the US still be an “honest broker?” Would progress reduce anti-Americanism around the world? Plus, the Pope appeals to Muslims to work with Christians and Jews toward peace, and the New Orleans Superdome is back in business.
Israel, the Palestinians and Anti-Americanism in the Muslim World
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Superdome Re-Opens for New Football Season
Thirteen months ago the Superdome was the central focus of the horrors brought by Hurricane Katrina, and it became symbolic of spectacular failure at all levels of...
Israel, the Palestinians and anti-Americanism in the Muslim World
Last week UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said the Israeli-Palestinian issue "carries a powerful symbolic and emotional charge... like no other conflict in the world."...