Lebanese wave their national flag as they attend a rally marking the fifth anniversary of the assassination of Lebanese premier Rafik Hariri in downtown Beirut on February 14, 2010. Anwar Amro/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tensions Mount In Lebanon Over Hariri Murder Probe

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A new section is added to the Jewish settlement of Kiryat Arba, close to the West Bank town of Hebron, on Oct. 17. Hazem Bader/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Rise In Jewish Settlements Stalls Middle East Talks

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the opening of the winter session Oct. 11 in the Knesset, Israel's parliament, in Jerusalem. AP hide caption

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Influence Of Israel's Leftist Peace Movement Wanes

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Obama Seeks Congressional OK For Weapons Sale

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Cindy and Craig Corrie, seen earlier this month in Jerusalem, are suing the Israeli Defense Forces to get a full accounting of their daughter's death. Rachel Corrie was crushed by a bulldozer as she tried to stop it from demolishing a Palestinian home in 2003. Sebastian Scheiner/AP hide caption

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U.S. Activist's Death Pits Parents Against Israel

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International Hit Man's True Identity A Mystery

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Ahmadinejad Ends Lebanon Trip Near Israeli Border

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Israel's separation barrier is seen along the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras Khamis on March 4, 2009. Residents say the final portions were completed two weeks ago. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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East Jerusalem Community Lives Divided Life

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A Story Of Nonviolent Protest In The Mideast

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad waves to the crowds from the sunroof of his SUV upon his arrival in Beirut on Wednesday. Thousands of cheering Lebanese welcomed Ahmadinejad to Lebanon, throwing rose petals and sweets at his motorcade at the start of a visit that underscores a growing recognition of Iran as a power broker in the region. Mahmoud Tawil/AP hide caption

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Iranian Leader's Visit Raises Tensions In Lebanon

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad waves to the crowds from the sunroof of his SUV upon his arrival in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. Mahmoud Tawil/AP hide caption

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Hezbollah Welcomes Iran's President To Lebanon

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Explosives belts are one of the most common tools of suicide terrorism. Courtesy of University Of Chicago Press hide caption

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Understanding Suicide Terrorism And How To Stop It

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Arab Restraint May Give Peace Talks Another Chance

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