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Tag: Peace In The Middle East
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March 28, 2013 | 10:15 am
On Monday evening, March 11, I had a public discussion with Jeremy Ben-Ami, founder and president of J Street, at Temple Isaiah in Los Angeles. The topics included how American Jews should approach pro-Israel advocacy, whether peace is currently attainable between Israel and...
February 23, 2013 | 10:28 am
December 14, 2010 | 9:52 am
After meeting with U.S. leaders, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak predicted that comprehensive talks with the Palestinians on all final status issues would begin within months.
“We will have a serious discussion in coming months on security, borders, Jerusalem and refugees,”...