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RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — U.S. President Barack Obama is meeting Palestinian officials on the second day of his Mideast tour to emphasize the importance of reaching an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, a message underscored Thursday when Palestinian militants in Gaza launched rockets into southern Israel.
Arafat's remains may be exhumed after scientists found evidence he may have been poisoned with polonium.
The Palestine statehood UN debacle has been a long time coming.
To prove America's loyalty to Israel, Obama must veto Palestine's attempt at statehood.
Readers share their thoughts.
The Obama administration is seeking Arab support for keeping the Israel-Palestinian negotiations alive.
The Mideast envoy rushed to the region on an emergency mission to keep peace talks from collapsing.
The president said that without an agreement, "more blood will be shed."
Having Americans in the direct negotiations is a serious problem in procedure.