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July 23, 2014

Israel Provoked This War

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: POLITICO MAGAZINE

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April 10, 2014

Why America is irrelevant to Middle East peacemaking

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Ha'aretz

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Stand Firm, John Kerry

Author: ZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKI, FRANK CARLUCCI, LEE HAMILTON, CARLA A. HILLS, THOMAS PICKERING and HENRY SIEGMAN

Publication: POLITICO MAGAZINE

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March 5, 2014

This isn’t a new Netanyahu

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Ha'aretz

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December 20, 2013

There’s no bigotry in the boycott

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Haaretz

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November 12, 2013

Netanyahu is destroying Kerry’s peace process – and the State of Israel

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Ha'aretz

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August 12, 2013

To Eliminate the Iranian Threat, Israel Must Relinquish the Settlements

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Haaretz

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July 24, 2013

Is the U.S. Prepared to Pay for Peace?

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: Haaretz

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July 13, 2013

Diskin: Israel Nears Point of No Return on Two-State Solution

Author: Yuval Diskin

Publication: Jerusalem Post

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July 12, 2013

Secretary Kerry’s Mission Impossible in Israel-Palestine

Author: Henry Siegman

Publication: The Nation

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General Brent Scowcroft, Eric Melby and Henry Siegman

General Brent Scowcroft, Eric Melby and Henry Siegman

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Israel Provoked This War

There seems to be near-universal agreement in the United States with President Barack Obama’s observation that Israel, like every other country, has the right and obligation to defend its citizens from threats directed at them from beyond its borders.

But this anodyne statement does not begin to address the political and moral issues raised by Israel’s bombings and land invasion of Gaza: who violated the cease-fire agreement that was in place since November 2012 and whether Israel’s civilian population could have been protected by nonviolent means that would not have placed Gaza’s civilian population at risk. As of this writing, the number killed by the Israel Defense Forces has surpassed 600, the overwhelming majority of whom are noncombatants.

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