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Obama's Mideast Bribes Won't Work

Author: Leslie H. Gelb
The Daily Beast

Leslie H. Gelb says that while Israel will likely take Obama and Clinton's $3 billion offer in exchange for a settlement freeze, a peace deal would depend on a dramatic step not by the Israelis, but by the Palestinians.

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The World Must Do More For Middle East Peace

Author: Walter Russell Mead
American Interest

Regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Walter Russell Mead says, "...neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians are really responsible for the mess that they are both in--and neither party can solve the problem on its own."

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The Israel Crisis

Author: Walter Russell Mead
American Interest

Walter Russell Mead discusses the increasingly heated rift between the United States and Israel arising from the announcement of further settlements in Jerusalem during Vice President Biden's visit to the region.

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