Today I deviate from my usual format.
Below you will find a letter that I have just sent to
Well, the various "good will" gestures that Olmert announced he would provide to Abbas in order to strengthen him are moving along at
This past week the Quartet formally announced the appointment of Tony Blair, outgoing British prime minister, as "Quartet Representative."
Rather than comment
I have been reporting in recent days on the growing sense, reinforced in many quarters, that Palestinian nationalism is dead and will be
I am now back at my computer after two weeks in the US, and hopefully will resume a normal routine, whatever "normal" means.
I wrote last about Daniel Pipes speculation that Palestinian nationalism may have run its course. An article by Youssef Ibrahim – an Egyptian-born
Prime Minister Olmert has informed us that President Bush is committed to realizing his dream of a Palestinian state before he leaves office
The issues are too important, both for the US and for Israel.
A basic reminder: Hamas came into power because of Abbas.