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What the Mideast peace process needs

Yonatan Touval is a foreign policy analyst based in Tel Aviv. He has worked with several Israeli nongovernmental organizations dedicated to advancing final-status agreements between Israel and its neighbors. As Secretary of State John Kerry hammers out the principles for an...

Drug traffickers threaten Central America’s democratic gains

Elliott Abrams is a senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. He was a deputy national security adviser in the George W. Bush administration and assistant secretary of state for inter-American affairs in the Reagan administration. Three decades...

Otter, Idaho GOP Pledge To Defend Gay-marriage Ban

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Republicans pledged to defend Idaho’s ban on gay marriage from legal challenge, while Democrats favor letting similar cases elsewhere proceed rather than dedicating taxpayer resources to what they believe will be a losing battle. Four couples have...