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The man Israel didn't release from prison: Marwan Barghouti
Vandals torch second Palestinian mosque
Christian tourism: walking where Jesus walked
Palestinian cooks know that pizazz doesn't always mean better food
Israel blames Abbas for choosing Hamas over peace. Is he?
Palestinian statehood bid adds urgency for Israeli-Palestinian peace
For Palestinians released in Gilad Shalit prisoner swap, freedom is relative
With Gilad Shalit prisoner exchange finished, attention turns to security
Gilad Shalit deal boosts Hamas in West Bank as Fatah clings to support
Gilad Shalit freedom marks a milestone. Now lift the Gaza blockade, says Hamas.
Gilad Shalit deal: West Bank prepares to welcome Palestinians home
Initial euphoria over Gilad Shalit prisoner swap fades (video)
Young Palestinian sows seeds of peace where peace seems impossible
Good Reads: America's Palestinian veto, war with China, and meet the Haqqanis
The latest Quartet proposal to pressure Abbas? Going nowhere.
Palestinian statehood bid brings Abbas a personal victory
Palestinian statehood bid wins broad support in Gaza, West Bank (video)
Palestinian statehood bid at UN drives hopes for a real state farther away
Tensions over Palestinian UN bid spur new patrols in West Bank
Palestinian bid at UN ends peace process as we know it (video)
UN vote on Palestine: Can Tony Blair prevent a diplomatic train wreck?
Palestinians forge ahead with UN statehood push. Are they ready?
Why one-fifth of US representatives went to Israel this summer
Can green energy help Palestinians unplug from Israel?
Palestinians' gambit for UN recognition wobbles
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Boy Scouts allow gay Scouts, but leave ban on gay leaders in place
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Russia says Syria peace talks in Geneva set, Syrian rebels not so sure
Obama talks drones: Will it increase transparency for Pentagon to take lead?
A tussle in China over the Communist Party bowing to the Constitution
Buddhists from Bangladesh resettle in Myanmar, Rohingya Muslims cry foul
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