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// Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition); 5/21/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 1251, p5
The article reports on the disapproval of the Palestinian officials in the Israeli plan to construct 1,550 housing projects in Har Homa and Pisgat Zeev in Jerusalem.
- CPAP HOLDS 10TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE.
Kayyali, Randa // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Dec2001, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p85
Focuses on the 10th annual conference of the Center for Policy Analysis on Palestine held in Washington, DC. Theme of the conference; Highlights of the activity; Issues discussed.
- ABBAS RECEIVES NOTE FROM HEAD OF EGYPTIAN MILITARY; TO VISIST UK SUNDAY.
Kayyali, Randa // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 3/2/2011, Vol. 196 Issue 5043, p1
The article reports on a letter sent to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas from Hussein Tantawi, head of the Egyptian Higher Military Council, which emphasizes the relations of the two countries in 2011.
Kayyali, Randa // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 8/27/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4926, p7
The article reports on the encounter between the Palestinian youths against the Settlers and soldiers in East Jerusalem on August 20, 2010.
Kayyali, Randa // Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition); 12/24/2010, Vol. 138 Issue 1232, p5
The article reports on the announcement made by chief Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) negotiator, Saeb Erekat, that 10 European Union countries will be upgrading their Palestinian representative offices.
- How not to win friends or influence people.
Horn, Phil // New Jersey Jewish News; 12/13/2012, Vol. 66 Issue 50, p20
The author comments on the upgrade of Palestine's observer and non-member status of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly.
Horn, Phil // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 3/11/2010, Vol. 190 Issue 4807, p4
The article reports on the announcement made by Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas regarding his Fatah faction in Lebanon.
- Editorial: Future Options….
AbuZayyad, Ziad // Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture; 2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the future options facing Palestinian-Israeli bilateral relations and another that talks about the possibility of bi-national state.
- Future Options Beyond Stagnation.
Salem, Walid; Baskin, Gershon // Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture; 2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p5
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one on the viability of the two-state solution and another on non-Palestinian state options such as annexation of territories by Israel.
- Diminishing Hamas.
Ben-Meir, Alon // Journal of Turkish Weekly; 2/18/2008, p1
The article discusses the issue on how the Israeli officials end the Kassam rocket attacks which is intended to undermine the Israel-Palestinian Authority (PA) peace negotiations and to demoralize Israelis. It relates that Israeli strategy of targeted killings has produced limited...
- Possible boycott of Israeli schools an academic threat.
Rabinowitz, Stuart // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 8/3/2007, Vol. 54 Issue 35, p14A
The author offers his insights regarding the plan of the members of Great Britain's largest trade union and professional association, the University and College Union, to consider imposing a boycott on Israeli universities to support the Palestinian cause. According to the author, the ongoing...
- ABBAS-PEACE TALKS.
Rabinowitz, Stuart // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 11/12/2010, Vol. 194 Issue 4981, p7
The article reports on the statement of Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas during the sixth anniversary of the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. He accused Israel for putting obstacles in front of launching the peace process in the region. Moreover, Abbas urged Israelis to accept...
Rabinowitz, Stuart // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 5/24/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4858, p13
The article presents several issues related to peace movements in Palestine. It states that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is hopeful that indirect talks with the Israelis will lead to an agreement that will settle the issues of borders and security. It cites the intention of Hamas' Prime...
Rabinowitz, Stuart // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 6/17/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4875, p10
The article reports on the decision of the Palestinian Fatah faction to allow Turkey to monitor Palestinian presidential and parliamentary elections following the reconciliations between the two countries.
Rabinowitz, Stuart // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 6/17/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4875, p12
The article reports on the plan of Egypt to send invitation to both secular group Fatah and its Islamist Rival Hamas in Palestine, in an attempt to reconcile the two seculars.
- WHY BEGIN SHOULD INVITE ARAFAT TO JERUSALEM.
Alpher, Joseph // Foreign Affairs; Summer82, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p1110
This article advises the government of Israel to consider extending unconditional recognition to the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) as a major representative of the Palestinian people. PLO leader Yassir Arafat should be invited to follow in the footsteps of Egypt's late President Anwar...
- Better the devil you know?
Alpher, Joseph // Middle East; May2006, Issue 367, p10
This article discusses the challenges faced by the new government in Israel and the policies towards the Palestinian Authority. The Middle East has learned that Israeli officials are trying to structure a diplomatic and security plan to deal with Hamas by bringing the movement to heel. One way...
- Joy Among- the Philistines.
Alpher, Joseph // New Republic; 6/7/19, Vol. 19 Issue 240, p169
Comments on the implications of the Treaty of Versailles on the Philistines. Desires of the American people from the treaty; Factors contributing to the joy and disappointment among the Philistines; Use of morality as propaganda to undermine the fighting spirit of the enemy.
- FATAH'S BARGHOUTHI CALLS FOR MILLION MAN MARCH.
Alpher, Joseph // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 7/26/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5240, p1
The article reports that Palestinian Marwan Barghouthi, who is imprisoned in Israel, has called for a peaceful Million Man March on the voting day for Palestines' membership at the United Nations (UN).
- TRIAL BY FIRE.
Alpher, Joseph // New Republic; 7/4/88, Vol. 199 Issue 1, p9
Focuses on the border conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinian Arabs. Question that can be asked regarding the border conflict between Israel and Palestine; Achievement of the Jewish national renaissance with the reforestation of Palestine; Engagement of Palestinian Arabs in a sort of...
- The Political Economy of Intifada.
Maron, Stanley // Society; Jul/Aug90, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p69
This article offers a look at the political and social issues surrounding the relationship between Israel and Palestine. Too much stress has been placed on the need for a political process in order to achieve peace between Israel and Palestinians. The years 1973-1983 were the golden decade of...
- GAN ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN PEACE.
Saunders, Harold H. // Foreign Affairs; Fall1982, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p100
The article discusses the significance of the Israeli-Palestinian War of 1982 in Lebanon and its effect on Israel, Middle Eastern relations and relations with the United States. The initially stated Israeli war aim was to clear a zone in southern Lebanon of weapons and fighters within reach of...
- The Israel-PLO Accord Is Dead.
Perlmutter, Amos // Foreign Affairs; May/Jun95, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p59
The article focuses on the failure of the Declaration of Principles signed by Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) on September 13, 1993. The original treaty has been so altered by both the PLO and Israel that it seems barely recognizable. A generation of radical Palestinian...
- ISRAEL: FATAH-HAMAS PACT THREATENS WEST BANK.
Perlmutter, Amos // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 4/28/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5081, p1
The article reports on the statement made by Israel foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman, which asserts that the country will not negotiate with a new Palestinian government that includes the Hamas militant group.
- Building Arab peace one checkpoint at a time.
MacIntyre, Donald // Prospect; Mar2011, Issue 180, p32
The article focuses on the role of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair as an envoy to the Middle East. It explores the achievements of Blair in helping to improve the relationship of Palestinians with Israelis, and cites some criticisms directed at his mission's efforts in the region,...
- Lunch with the "Devil".
Cook, Geoffrey // Muslim Observer; 6/3/2011, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p2
The article offers information on developments related to politics in Jerusalem. It mentions on the activities integrated by pro- gressive American Jewish group J-Street, which aims to communicate with American Muslims to be their allies. The author states on the invitation sent by the a group...
- Palestine -- no surprise.
Burden, Richard // Prospect; Apr2011, Issue 181, p22
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on Tony Blair's amazement about the crisis situation between Israel and Palestine in the March 2011 issue.
- For Israel, a reckoning.
Pilger, John // New Statesman; 1/18/2010, Vol. 139 Issue 4984, p20
In this article the author discusses Israel's actions as regards Palestine. The primary focus of the article are a number of efforts in Europe, Australia and the United States to force Israel to grant political rights to the Palestinians. Among other issues the author examines the consequences...
- Recognition of Statehood or Recognition for Statehood: The Legal Strategy behind Palestine's Application for UN Full Membership.
Ntahiraja, Bernard // Peace & Conflict Monitor; 1/1/2012, p2
UPeace graduate student Bernard Ntahiraja examines the legal basis behind the strategic 2011 application for full membership of Palestine within the United Nations. He concludes that strategy as opposed to a sincere legal claim to statehood inspired Palestine's bid before the UN, with the clear...
- Iran Is the Real Issue for Israel--and the U.S.
Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News Digital Weekly; 2/20/2009, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p23
The author comments on the Middle East conflict. The author asserts that the conflict is no longer just between Israelis and Palestinians but rather a struggle between radical Islamists and moderate national entities, and even an Iranian-Israeli-American struggle. He notes that Iran is seeking...
- U.N. Recognition of Palestine: Leaping Over the U.S.-Israeli Roadblock.
Seale, Patrick // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p12
The article predicts that the Palestine's formal request to the United Nations (UN) to be recognized as a State of Palestine member will create various international relations conflicts. According to the author, the request is being supported by the Arab League, while Israel and the U.S. are...
- The Hong Kong of The Middle East.
McMahon, Janet; Bronfman, Roman // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Aug2005, Vol. 24 Issue 6, pOV12
The article reports that with the conclusion of the Six-Day War in June 1967, senior officials in Israeli intelligence recommended to the Prime Minister that he establish an independent Palestinian state in the territories of the West Bank as quickly as possible. For the next 38 years, this...
- "Then It Was Hell�": Israel's Bombardment of Settler-less Gaza.
Omer, Mohammed // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Jul2006, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p10
The article reports on Israel's bombardment of Gaza Strip. Nearly 2,000 shells were fired into northern Gaza and Gaza City in the first two weeks of April. Throughout northern Gaza, in just one April week, 19 were killed, tens injured and 175 people, including 105 children, were treated for...
- Second Panel.
Omer, Mohammed // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Jul2006, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p73
The article states that Yasser Abed Rabbo, member of the Palestinian Liberation Organization's Executive Committee, opened the second panel. Emphasizing that it was in U.S. interests to promote Israeli-Palestinian negotiations to give U.S. policy credibility in the region, address...
Omer, Mohammed // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 3/30/2011, Vol. 197 Issue 5062, p11
The article reports on the launch of efforts to prevent the recognition of the Palestinian state within the pre-1967 borders at the United Nations (UN) in September 2010 by Israel. According to the report of the newspaper "Al Hayat," Israel has sent letters to the 15 members of the UN Security...
- Jewish Particularity and the Future of Israel and Palestine.
Ellis, Marc H. // Peace Magazine; Apr-Jun2010, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p12
The article discusses the one-state and two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It notes that Israel has gone too far in settlements in expelling Palestinians and appropriating Palestinian land for a two-state solution to be realized. Furthermore, it emphasizes that the two-state...
Ellis, Marc H. // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 9/9/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5171, p11
The article reports on the support of Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt to the campaign for the Palestinian statehood.
- Palestinians and Israelis Can Live in Peace.
Hilden, Joy Totah // Peace & Freedom; 12/1/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p12
The article offers the author's insights on the idea that Palestinians and Israelis can live together in peace. According to the author, the opposing parties can live together in a bi-national state by letting them live as neighbors and see each other as humans and not as stereotypes. Moreover,...
Hilden, Joy Totah // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 2/2/2010, Vol. 190 Issue 4781, p5
The article reports on the relation of Jordan with Palestine. Jordan has stripped the citizenship of nearly 3,000 Jordanians of Palestinian origin between 2004 and 2008, and urged them to restore their full rights. According to the BBC Arabic service, a U.S.-based human rights group criticized...
Hilden, Joy Totah // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 4/28/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4840, p13
The article reports on the use of social networking sites by Israeli intelligence agencies to recruit Palestinian informers.
- EDITORIAL REVIEW: PALESTINIAN-REFUGEES.
Hilden, Joy Totah // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 5/19/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5096, p13
The article reports on the attempts of the Palestinian refugees in Lebanon and Syria to break into the Israeli border in line with the 63rd anniversary of Palestine's Nakba. It notes that the Israeli troops fought back by firing the protesters, killing 10 and wounding over a hundred more...
Hilden, Joy Totah // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 8/5/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5148, p12
The article reports that no one was hurt during the firing of a Grad rocket by Palestinian militants at southern Israel since it has exploded in an open area.
- Let Down By Obama, Palestinians See Few Options.
Perry, Tom // Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition); 12/19/2009, Vol. 135 Issue 1182, p9
The article presents an analysis of the peace process on the conflict between Israel and Palestine. It is noted that the mediation of the two countries seems to stagnate notwithstanding the urge of the U.S. for some form of talks. According to political science professor George Giacaman, there...
- THE PALESTINIAN QUESTION.
Perry, Tom // International Debates; Jan2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p4
The article discusses issues and controversies surrounding the Palestinian question, which focuses on whether and how Palestinians can overcome internal divisions and external opposition to establish a viable, independent state. An overview of the Palestine and U.S. relations is presented. A...
Perry, Tom // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 8/26/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4925, p12
The article reports on the plan of Syrian army to furnish Palestinian Hamas organization with Russian weapons.
Perry, Tom // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 10/13/2010, Vol. 194 Issue 4959, p14
The article reports on the plan of Palestine to construct an Airport in Israel.
- Is Israel Losing Its War Against the Palestinians?
Marshall, Rachelle // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs; Apr2008, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p7
The article provides an update on Israel's war against the Palestinians. On January 23, 2008 Hamas forces blew up the Rafah wall between Gaza and Egypt, an act of nonviolent resistance that enabled Gazans to leave their prison for the first time in nearly three years. Their freedom lasted only...
- Israel's New Math.
Ephron, Dan // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition); 9/6/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 10, p20
The article discusses the notion that Israel and Palestine may be able to share land that they have been fighting over. Topics discussed in the article include the possibility that Palestine may be able to create national state and the possibility that the disputed area known as the West Bank...
- Silvan Shalom: Going Beyond Borders.
Ephron, Dan // Newsweek (Pacific Edition); 11/29/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 22, p4
An interview with Israeli Vice Prime Minister Silvan Shalom is presented. According to him, Palestinians are ready to have settlements in exchange for land inside Israel. He mentioned that U.S. President Barack Obama vowed to continue vetoing anti-Israel initiatives at the United Nations (UN)....
- The Palestinian Charter: An Obstacle to Peace?
Rotenberg, Marc // Harvard International Review; Feb1980, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on the failure of the Israeli government to recognize the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) as a representative of the Palestinian people and the launch of an autonomous Palestinian state. The government has opposed direct negotiations with the PLO because the...