Potholes in the Road Map to Middle East Peace?

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Secretary of State Colin Powell today said the Israelis and Palestinians must both make concessions in order to achieve peace. On Saturday, despite renewed violence in the region, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas will hold their first official meeting. Yet that promising development is dulled somewhat by Sharon's plan to visit Washington next week to voice his displeasure with the peace plan. Is the Middle East roadmap laced with potholes that will doom it to failure? Guest host Jim Moret speaks with a foreign policy advisor to Prime Minister Sharon, a Palestinian policy analyst, a Middle East historian and a regional security expert from London-s Royal Institute of International Affairs.
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JIM MORET has had an extensive career in both local and national television news reporting over the past 20 years, including nearly a decade at CNN. A member of the California bar since 1981, next month he will deliver the commencement address at his alma mater for the UCLA Department of Communication Studies.

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