Terrorist groups are to blame for conflict

November 17, 2006
In August 2005, Israel withdrew its settlers and ground forces from the Gaza Strip. No longer could terrorist acts be justified by pointing to Israeli occupation. No longer would Israel control the lives of 1.4 million Palestinians. At least that was the hope. For the past 15 months, however, Israel’s willingness to concede territory unilaterally »

Malloch speaks of United States-United Nations relations

October 31, 2006
Mark Malloch Brown, deputy secretary-general of the United Nations, discussed the U.N.’s evolution since the 2003 invasion of Iraq in a speech at the Yale Law School on Monday. In a lecture entitled “The United Nations in the 21st Century: The Challenge of Managing Global Change,” Brown described his experience working with U.N. Secretary-General Kofi »