He had been talking for months about unconditionally resuming negotiations with Israel over the Golan Heights, and it seemed like...
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July 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm
July 19, 2007 | 8:00 pmPeres Sworn in as Israel's President
In his inauguration speech, Shimon Peres, a one-time Nobel Peace Prize-winner, said Israel must not forego any opportunity to make peace with its neighbors.
Before Sunday evening's inauguration, held at the Knesset, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert...
March 1, 2007 | 7:00 pmIdeology is fine for campaigners, bloggers and talk show hosts, but it often wreaks havoc in the real world, where effective policy requires flexibility, not rules dreamed up in think tanks and advocacy groups.
That lesson has defined Israeli policy for decades, but it is being...
February 8, 2007 | 7:00 pmIsrael Starts Western Wall Dig
Israel began a controversial dig in the Western Wall Plaza. Bulldozers from the Antiquities Authority broke ground Tuesday near a ramp connecting the plaza to the Temple Mount, with officials saying the aim was to search for historical artifacts...
February 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm