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<P>If Rachel Corrie's parents lose the case over their daughter's death, it is because Israeli law will always protect its soldiers, whatever the circumstances.</P>

Last Modified: 21 Oct 2010 21:26

<P>Recent exchanges between Palestinians and Israel over the peace process have resembled a tennis contest, but unless the US&nbsp;is willing to exert real pressure on Israel on the settlement issue, the talks will be over - game, set and match.</P>

Last Modified: 14 Oct 2010 16:43

<p>After keeping 400 humanitarians, $5m worth of aid and 148 vehicles stranded for over eight days, the Egyptian government has finally given the green light for the Viva Palestina aid convoy to dock in the port of Al-Arish.</p>

Last Modified: 13 Oct 2010 23:00

<P>In speaking about the principles of law and accountability, which are in theory the tenants of international diplomacy, Abbas was also sending a basic message.</P>

Last Modified: 1 Oct 2010 03:47

<P>Once given an international forum, Israeli foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman made the most of it.&nbsp;Lieberman dismissed the “land for peace” policy that has been the basis of negotiations for decades; in its place, he suggests “an exchange of populated territory”.</P>

Last Modified: 29 Sep 2010 15:45