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...Foreign Minister Shimon Peres. Kidnapped Israeli soldier Nachshon Waxman was killed when Israeli commandos raided the West Bank hideout of Islamic militants. Nobel Prize-winning writer Naguib Mahfouz was stabbed several times on a Cairo street...
My Turn: Changing the world one story at a time

...Mohamed are the second from their respective homes in the West Bank and Egypt. We've also brought Muslim students from...Palestinians living in the occupied territories of Gaza and the West Bank may explain why many Americans feel uneasy about the social...
Israel withdraws most of its troops from Gaza

...under wraps while Goldin was feared abducted.___Federman reported from Jerusalem. Yousur Alhlou in Jerusalem, Ibrahim Barzak in Gaza City, Mohammed Daraghmeh in Ramallah, West Bank, and Maggie Michael in Cairo contributed reporting.
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Con: One-sided tactics showed contempt for Israel

...refugees, continues to serve long after his presidential term ended, and presides over growing human rights abuses in the West Bank also doesn't trouble Obama.Third, Palestinians will respond violently to more Israeli-Palestinian gridlock from legitimate...
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

...they said, but declined to give a figure. Significant numbers are defending the Green Zone, the sprawling area on the west bank of the Tigris River that is home to al-Maliki's office, as well as the U.S. Embassy."Al-Maliki is tense...
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Pro: Administration was scrupulously even-handed

...reacted with a certain equanimity when, just days ago, the West Bank and Gaza administrations, which have been at each other's...more of its citizens into settlements in Palestine's West Bank, solidifying its grip on the very land that is supposed...
Zirkle maintains Iditarod lead, reaches coast at Unalakeet

...handful of other veterans are trying to reel her in.Buser was the first musher into Kaltag, a village of 185 on the west bank of the Yukon River. He reached the village at 2 a.m. Saturday and rested for more than 3 1/2 hours.Zirkle, 44...
Analysis: Israel, Palestinians face difficult decisions

RAMALLAH, West Bank - As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry...1967 frontier, before it captured the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem. The...religious sites, give up most of the West Bank and uproot tens of thousands of close...
Palestinian ambassador in Prague killed in blast

...eventually as acting ambassador. From 2005-2013, he served as consul general in Alexandria, Egypt. In October 2013, he was appointed ambassador in Prague.___Mohammed Daraghmeh contributed to this report from Ramallah, West Bank.
Arafat's death becomes a whodunit

RAMALLAH, West Bank - Yasser Arafat's mysterious 2004 death turned into a whodunit Thursday...renewed scrutiny, since Arafat was holed up in his Israeli-besieged West Bank compound in the months before his death, surrounded by advisers, staff...


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