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Noah, what Annapolis reveals about the Bush administration may be nothing more than it has 14 months left -- and that Condi Rice has gone...

John, those are good points, and I'm largely in agreement with you on the interplay among Israel, America, and the Palestinians. It's true—there's going to...

From the New York Times, 1:07 pm: A Palestinian man was killed in the West Bank city of Hebron on Tuesday as Palestinian Authority police officers...

Noah, there is one reason to feel relief about the goings-on at Annapolis so far, and that is this: The negotiations in question are between...

John, I'm certainly with you on the question of who is best suited to monitor and judge Roadmap compliance—there's no question that the U.S. would...

Presidents Bush and Abbas and Prime Minister Olmert have just finished giving their speeches here in Annapolis, and while Bush and Abbas said little of...

Noah, I think your concern about the role of the United States as arbiter of the progress toward peace is a little misplaced. Clearly, it's far...

Shmuel Rosner's post on the opening remarks at Annapolis is worth reading....

President Bush just finished his introductory remarks here at Annapolis, and they were thoroughly platitudinous—except for one thing. Bush, in calling for the implementation of...

That's what Israel's Strategic Affairs Minister Avigdor Lieberman thinks Annapolis will be. (That and "a terrific cocktail party.") Judging by the way Olmert, after Bush's...

If you follow the Israeli media, you know that the newspaper Haaretz is a rough equivalent of the New York Times: self-serious, high-brow, the aspirant...

Over at National Review Online, Andy McCarthy has written an angry, punishing critique of the Bush administration, calling Annapolis—quite correctly, I think—the death knell of...