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Vatican recognizes Palestine in treaty

...Vatican officially recognized the state of Palestine in a new treaty finalized Wednesday, immediately...switched its diplomatic recognition from the Palestine Liberation Organization to the state of Palestine.The Vatican had welcomed the decision...
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U.S. can hot-wire Mideast peace talks by recognizing Palestine as a state

...negotiations - presently on hold - by recognizing Palestine formally as a state and establishing "honest broker" between Israel and Palestine, but withholding formal recognition from Palestine forces Palestine to contest with Israel...
Not if the U.S. prods Israel to begin negotiating fairly with Palestine

...prospects of a successful Israel-Palestine peace. Should Israel be worried that...Hezbollah might try to use the territory of Palestine to attack Israel? Israel's major aim in getting an Israel-Palestine peace is to gain acceptance from the...
Al-Qaida's No. 2 figure killed in US strike in Yemen

...He said the U.S. would "taste the bitter flavor of war and defeat until you stop supporting the Jews, the occupiers of Palestine, until you leave the lands of the Muslims and stop supporting apostate tyrants."Al-Wahishi's death came in a U.S...
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Hamas tightens grip on Gaza as reconstruction delays continue

...good solutions," he said.A March poll by the independent Palestine Center for Policy and Survey Research showed that more than...demonstrations are rare in Gaza despite widespread grumbling; the Palestine Center poll indicates only one-third of residents in Gaza...
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A gesture of peace and hope

An exchange student from Palestine joined by art students of Thunder...The peacock, a symbol of peace in Palestine, took a total of three months to...dreams of the people of my home, Palestine. As a Palestinian from the Gaza...
U.S. recognition of Palestine would heighten tensions, spur violence

...and which is supposed to produce a Palestine that lives in peace with its Jewish more conflict. In late 1988, the Palestine Liberation Organization adopted a resolution that declared an independent state of Palestine. PLO chairman Yasser Arafat declared...
US brings terrorism on itself if it vetoes a valid Palestinian resolution

...resolutions in the U.N. Security Council on Palestine. The issue is likely to come to a head...September. One possibility is that Palestine will seek confirmation of its claim to the territory of Palestine that Israel occupied in 1967. Israel...
Students on exchange from Middle East give glimpse of lives back home

What students from Egypt and Palestine experience back home is in stark...Yemen are in progress and one in Palestine is in the future. Students also...area controlled by both Israel and Palestine with considerable tension between...
International peacemaker to speak

...George Abdalla will speak about peacemaking in Israel and Palestine at 5:30 p.m. today at Chapel By the Lake. Abdalla's travel agency that specializes in pilgrimages in Palestine and Israel. He seeks to help people meet one another and...


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