Middle-East Conflict


Guests:

Hirsh Goodman
*Political Columnist, The Jerusalem Post

Daoud Kuttab
*Director of the Institute for Modern Media, Al-Quodes University, Jerusalem

Edward S. Walker
*President and CEO of the Middle East Institute
*Former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs
*Former U.S. Ambassador to Egypt and Israel

Donatella Lorch
*Correspondent with Newsweek magazine

After gunmen assassinated Israel's tourism minister, violence in the West Bank soared, halting prospects for peace negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians. The U.S. says the fighting must stop and asked Israel to withdraw its troops from Palestinian territories. Join Neal Conan for a look at the impact of the Middle East conflict on the war on terrorism.

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