*Middle-East Correspondent, Time magazine
*Charge D'Affaire of the Jordan Embassy in Washington, DC
Hasan Abdel Rahman
*Chief PLO Representative in Washington, DC
*Spokesman of the Israeli embassy
*Director, Middle East Program, International Crisis Group, Washington, DC
*Former, Special Assistant to President Clinton for Arab Israeli Affairs
*President of the Middle East Institute
*Former assistant secretary of state for near eastern affairs under Clinton & Bush
This week, leaders and representatives of 22 Arab countries are gathering in Beirut, for the Arab League Summit. The centerpiece of the meeting is a Middle East peace initiative from Saudi Arabia. Is this a chance for a new period of diplomacy and perhaps peace in the Middle East? Join Neal Conan on Talk of the Nation for NPR News.
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