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Recruiting to Kill -- It Is Not Just an Israeli War on Gaza
US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Israel's President Shimon Peres in Tel Aviv on July 23, 2014 ) To some, US secretary of state John Kerry may have appeared to be a genuine peacemaker as he floated around ideas during a Cairo visit on 25 July about a ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian fighters in Gaza.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Zambia: Sata Sickness Opens Up Can of Worms
The health of the 77-year old Zambian President Michael Sata currently ranks among the most sensitive of issues in the country and has come to be discussed only in hushed tones.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Times of Israel
Pope Francis appeals for peace in Mideast
Pope Francis looks on as Israel's then-president Shimon Peres , and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas greet each other during an evening of peace prayers in the Vatican gardens, Sunday, June 8, 2014.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Globe and Mail
Why Hamas is winning the war
International efforts to put a stop to the 19-day-old conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza faltered Friday night when Israel's security cabinet unanimously rejected a draft ceasefire agreement put forward by Egypt and supported by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
HUFFPOLLSTER: Americans Are Pessimistic About Peace In The Middle East
US President Barack Obama meets with Israeli President Shimon Peres in the Oval Office of the White House on June 25, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Understanding Hamas' Mainstream, Genocidal, Islamic Jew-Hatred
During a rally held on March 23, 2014, in Gaza to mark the tenth anniversary of the assassination of Hamas' founding "spiritual guide," Sheik Ahmad Yassin, Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniya admonished the gathered crowds to, "establish the balance of terror.
Qatar to Peres: We don't attack children and schools
Deputy Foreign Minister of Qatar, Sheikh Majeed bin Abd al-Rahman al-Thani, rejected charges from former president Shimon Peres who said that Qatar is the largest sponsor of terrorism in the world.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Hamas gains popularity in West Bank for stand against Israel
Two Palestinian volunteers donate blood at the blood bank of Ramallah Hospital, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, early Friday, July 25, 2014.
The Transformation of Shimon Peres
How the last of Israel's founding fathers went from "Mr. Security" to become his country's most prominent dove.
The Globe and Mail
Israeli shells hit UN-run Gaza school, killing at least 15
Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside, Palestinian officials said, as Israel pressed forward with its 17-day war against the territory's Hamas rulers.
Airline officials say Air Algerie flight crashed into river in Mali
Israel's parliament has sworn in Reuven Rivlin as the country's new president, replacing Nobel Peace laureate Shimon Peres whose term ends as Israel is fighting a war against Hamas in Gaza.
North Korea officials ask for satirical YouTube video to be removed
The Peace Corps says it is suspending its operations in Kenya and pulling out more than 50 volunteers because of security concerns.
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Packers Shareholder Meeting is Underway
General Manager Ted Thompson and President/CEO Mark Murphy are addressing the shareholders on everything from the team roster to the Green and Gold finances.
With the changing of the guard at the President's Residence, the switch from exiting President Shimon Peres to the newly elected Reuven Rivlin will be a dramatic one.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
5 things you need to know Thursday
Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1rD4SuG President-elect Reuven Rivlin will be officially sworn in by parliament Thursday succeeding Shimon Peres, a Nobel peace laureate who brought the position international prestige.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Gulf Arab states weigh sanctions on ‘sisterly’...
Officials and analysts said Qatar could be penalized by the GCC for Doha's support of groups deemed threats to the region.
Peres spends final night as president visiting families of slain soldiers
PRESIDENT SHIMON PERES speaks to the father of St.-Sgt. Moshe Malko in the capital's Neveh Ya'acov neighborhood yesterday.
In Jerusalem, Ban meets with Israeli, US officials, reiterates call for Mid-East ceasefire
The Secretary-General met with Israeli President Shimon Peres, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman and United States Secretary of State John Kerry.
President Peres accuses Qatar of financing Hamas terrorism
Peres in meeting with the UN's Ban said Qatar has no right to spend millions of petrol dollars for Hamas rockets and tunnels.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Accuracy In Media
The False Prophets of the Middle East
As President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry moved to mediate the Hamas-Israel War on this week, it is worth recalling that Mideast peace plans and Mideast wars each produce their share of casualties and gains, false prophets, and real profits.