Hazem Abu Shanab

Palestinian political analyst

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Palestinian political analyst and Professor of Media Studies at Al Azhar University in Gaza City; senior member of Fatah

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Condoleezza Rice is  back in the Middle East , where continuing rocket fire has Israel threatening more attacks on Gaza.

War or Peace in the Middle East?

Condoleezza Rice is back in the Middle East , where continuing rocket fire has Israel threatening more attacks on Gaza.

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After a summit meeting today between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, President Bush called for a  regional conference , chaired by  Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice , to…

Bush Calls for New Summit after Olmert-Abbas Meeting in Jerusalem

After a summit meeting today between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, President Bush called for a regional conference , chaired by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice , to…

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After a week of fighting that killed at least 100 people, an "uneasy calm" is reported today in the Gaza Strip.  Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has appointed a new prime minister,…

Two Palestines?

After a week of fighting that killed at least 100 people, an "uneasy calm" is reported today in the Gaza Strip.  Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has appointed a new prime minister,…

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