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U.S. close to releasing Mideast peace proposal that Palestinian leadership may immediately reject

Source: Washington Post

By Anne GearanKaren DeYoung and Loveday MorrisJune 21Email the author

The Trump administration is close to releasing a long-awaited Middle East peace proposal that officials said would present U.S. 86 more words

The Muslim Times

British milestones in Holy Land set traditional foundation for royal visit

Source: Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prince William will become on Monday the first British royal to pay an official visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories, 70 years after British forces withdrew from the Holy Land leaving behind the divisions that remain to this day. 97 more words

The Muslim Times

Palestinians and Israelis remember life under British rule

Source: Reuters

BY Maayan LubellRinat Harash

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prince William’s tour of Israel and the Palestinian Territories is the first official visit by a member of the royal family, but the Holy Land is familiar ground to the British state. 67 more words

The Muslim Times

Germany and Syria

Historically, Germany maintained excellent relations with the Ottoman Empire at the beginning of the 20th century. Kaiser Wilhelm II, who was fascinated by Islam, pursued archeological excavations, notably in Baalbeck, and participated in the construction of the first railways, including the Damascus -Medina line. 1,188 more words

Opinion

Boxcar Fire Burns 23,000 Acres in Active Day for Oregon Wildfires

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National

BEAUTY BEYOND PETRA: JORDAN

I have been planning a trip to Jordan for a while so I pretty much had an idea of all the places I wanted to visit. 1,066 more words

Travel

To American Jews: Is a modern Maimonides possible?

To American Jews about the concept of a chosen race or community: The concept of a chosen community is based on spiritual responsibility. According to primogeniture this has now shifted to Ishmaelites due to their universal mission not based simply on a chosen DNA but special spiritual responsibility. 53 more words

Dialogues With Secularists/modernists