Archive: April 2010

Apr. 01

Georgian president awards Javier Solana the Golden Fleece Order

Apr. 04

WEU Assembly President: No mechanism in place to replace WEU

Apr. 04

An Easter revisited

Apr. 05

Hutaree suspected former NATO chief of being the Antichrist

Apr. 06

Puzzling

It’s puzzling — I don’t know how else to say it. It’s puzzling that the information FP has been trying to get out for years about Javier Solana and the 10-nation WEU has finally received major media attention — not-so-thanks to the criminal actions of a wacko militia group.

Apr. 07

Third Annual Alliance of Civilizations Forum: Rio 2010

Apr. 07

Israel is ‘main threat to Middle East peace’: Turkey

Apr. 08

Netanyahu cancels trip to Obama’s nuclear summit

Apr. 10

Solana meets with prime minister of Lebanon

Apr. 11

Anti-Semitic violence doubled in 2009

Apr. 11

EU’s Ashton not invited to U.S. mini-summit

“The US’ decision not to invite any EU officials to a top-level security event in Prague is being seen as a fresh put-down by some in Brussels.”

Apr. 14

Poll: 91% of Israelis against Obama imposing deal

Apr. 14

Obama speech signals a U.S. shift on Middle East

“It was just a phrase at the end of President Obama’s news conference on Tuesday, but it was a stark reminder of a far-reaching shift in how the United States views the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and how aggressively it might push for a peace agreement.”

Apr. 15

Lauder hopes Obama changes ME policy

Apr. 15

Renowned atheist-turned-deist Antony Flew dies at 87

Apr. 15

Scientists, creationists agree: ‘Sediba’ is no ‘missing link’

Apr. 16

Assembly of the WEU ‘refuses to shut up shop’

Apr. 16

Many African Christians, Muslims hold ‘apocalyptic’ beliefs

Apr. 18

Report: Obama to push Israel to renew peace talks

“US President Barack Obama informed his French counterpart Nicolas Sarkozy that he plans to continue to pressure the Israeli government to resume peace talks with the Palestinians – even if this costs him in elections to Congress in November, al-Sharq al-Awsat quoted Israeli sources in Paris as saying.”

Apr. 18

Obama’s war on Israel

Apr. 18

Evangelical leaders sign ‘ciivility covenant’

Apr. 19

Doubts increase about Catherine Ashton’s ability

Apr. 19

Israel’s Independence Day ‘celebrates two miracles’

“‘Israel’s Independence Day celebrates a double miracle in the life of the Jewish people,’” Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said in a personal statement to the Jewish communities of the Diaspora released Monday, on the eve of Yom Haatzmaut.

Apr. 20

Mood is dark as Israel marks 62nd year as a nation

Apr. 20

Obama and Israel: Showdown at the UN?

Apr. 22

Netanyahu ready to agree to Palestinian state within temporary borders

Apr. 22

Mitchell hopes to launch proximity talks

Apr. 22

Coalition may back PM on Jerusalem freeze

“Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s key coalition partners seemed to give a tacit nod Thursday to the possibility of a building freeze within Jerusalem itself, despite a reiteration by Netanyahu that no such freeze would be enacted.”

Apr. 22

Poll: 60 percent of Jewish public would support dismantling settlements

Apr. 22

Some Christians celebrate Earth Day with caution

Apr. 24

Union for the Mediterranean has to get serious

Apr. 24

Abbas urges Obama to impose Mideast peace solution

“Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas urged the Obama administration on Saturday to impose a solution to the Middle East conflict that would give his people an independent state.”

Apr. 24

The White House wants churches to advance its climate change agenda

Apr. 26

US prepares to push for global capital rules

Apr. 26

East Jerusalem construction frozen

“The Israeli government has imposed a de facto freeze on new Jewish construction in Jerusalem’s disputed eastern sector, municipal officials said Monday. The decision was made despite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s public insistence that building would not be stopped in the face of U.S. pressure.”

Apr. 26

Palestinians ready to restart peace talks

Apr. 27

Netanyahu to meet Mubarak, discuss PA talks

Apr. 27

UN official: Time running out for negotiations