A growing number of international institutions and agreements are attempting to tackle the world’s major challenges: economic, environmental or security. What is the EU’s role in this emerging world order? Read More: The EU’s role in global governance | EurActiv.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry left Israel Tuesday morning as details emerged of a possible deal that would lead to the release of imprisoned Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard by passover and would ensure the continuation of peace talks into 2015. Read More: Kerry to return to region, as plan to free Pollard, save floundering […]
Abbas has signed a document requesting to join UN agencies and international organizations, according to a report by Channel 10. Read More: Abbas: Signs document to join international organizations, says Israel procrastinating | JPost | Israel News.
The Palestinian Authority applied on Tuesday to join 15 UN institutions, amid U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s last-ditch effort to revive peace talks with Israel. Read More: Palestinians apply to join UN institutions – Diplomacy and Defense Israel News | Haaretz.
Middle-Eastern countries have a tendency to hold a grudge against Israel, whether over Israel winning the 1967 war or daring to establish independence in 1948. Read More: Egypt Calls for Reparations – from Biblical Times – Middle East – News – Israel National News.
A wide ranging group of rabbis from the National Religious camp have written a letter to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu advocating the construction of a synagogue on the Temple Mount, Judaism’s holiest site. Among the rabbis are those considered religiously “conservative” and who have avoided making public calls for prayers on the Temple Mount until now […]
For five months a family has been separated by a Dallas judge–not for abuse or neglect–but because their children were seemingly educated at home. Read More: State of Texas Keeps Home-Schooled Children from Parents.
YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — If the world doesn’t cut pollution of heat-trapping gases, the already noticeable harms of global warming could spiral “out of control,” the head of a United Nations scientific panel warned Monday. Read More: Global warming dials up our risks, UN report says.
US Secretary of State John Kerry landed in Israel on Monday evening as he broke from his travel schedule for the second time in a week to rush back to Israel to try to salvage Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Read More: Kerry lands in Israel in attempt to salvage faltering peace talks | JPost | Israel News.