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10 Questions for Shimon Peres

Which are you prouder of establishing--the Oslo peace accords or Israel's nuclear program? Peace. Even though the peace failed? It didn't fail. It's not yet...

Israel: Unseemly Spat Peres takes on Sharon

From the outset, the showdown threatened to topple Israel's 14-month-old "national unity" government. The crisis began early in the week when Israeli Minister...

Middle East: Picking Up the Pace

Without warning, the fickle thermostat that governs Middle East diplomacy seemed to click from freeze to thaw last week. Conciliatory messages about the...

Birthday Bashing

Friday, Sep 26, 2003 A couple of days after Shimon Peres's extravagant 80th birthday party, a meeting of the Middle-East committee of Socialist International...

Happy Birthday, Shimon?

Thursday, Sep. 18, 2003 Some days ago I met some Israeli left wing activists to discuss the current deterioration in the Israeli-Palestinian relationship,...

The Accomplished Loser

His opponent was a nonentity. The press had predicted victory. His political allies had counted more than enough votes for a win. All that was left was for...

'We're in the Same Old Situation'

TIME.com: Prime Minister Sharon and Foreign Minister Peres seem to have different ideas about how to deal with Arafat. What are the differences? In Jerusalem...

Israel Rejects U.S. Call, Signaling New Chill

Mounting violence in Palestinian territories, coinciding with Washington's urgent need for Arab allies against al Qaeda, has opened the most visible rift in...

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