Archive: May 2010

May. 01

Israeli officials: Obama to call world summit if Mideast peace talks fail

May. 01

Report: U.S. in talks to declare Mideast nuclear-free zone

May. 01

3,000 European Jewish intellectuals urge end to Israeli settlements

May. 01

Arab League backs peace talks

May. 01

Baroness Ashton expected to quit EU job within months

“Less than six months into the job as EU High Representative for foreign affairs, The Daily Telegraph has learned that colleagues believe Lady Ashton, the best paid female politician in the world, is ‘on the verge of resignation.’”

May. 01

‘U.S. told Palestinians it would consider allowing UN censure of Israel’

May. 01

Wycliffe, DOOR to translate Bible for deaf people groups

May. 04

Obama, Netanyahu speak by phone

May. 04

Christian preacher in U.K. arrested for saying homosexuality is a sin

May. 04

Israel to open peace talks with demands on security, water

“Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu intends to open the indirect talks with the Palestinian Authority this week with a discussion of the security arrangements in the West Bank and of water resources.”

May. 04

Franklin Graham: Persecution of U.S. Christians ‘is coming’

May. 05

The ‘impressive Spaniard’ Javier Solana: ‘No more wars’

May. 09

U.S.: Israel pledged not to build in Ramat Shlomo for two years

May. 09

First round of Mid-East indirect peace talks completed

“Indirect peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians are finally under way after months of political deadlock.”

May. 09

Ashton highlights External Action Service in Europe Day message

May. 09

Evangelical groups to walk 300 miles for creation

May. 10

Medvedev in Syria to speak about Mideast peace

May. 11

Netanyahu: The battle for Jerusalem is a battle for truth

May. 12

Netanyahu turns to Bible in tussle over Jerusalem

“Beset by questions about Jerusalem’s future in talks with the Palestinians, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reached for the Bible on Wednesday to stake out the Jewish state’s contested claim on the city.”

May. 12

Turkish meeting calls on Muslims, Christians to protect Jerusalem

May. 12

Palestian Authority looks to Obama as savior

May. 12

Obama to Abbas: I am committed to creation of Palestinian state

May. 16

U.S. joins Alliance of Civilizations

“The Obama administration said Thursday it has decided to join the UN Alliance of Civilizations aimed at fostering greater cross-cultural understanding but shunned by the previous Bush administration.”

May. 16

U.S. Joins Alliance of Civilizations — a.k.a. ‘Alliance of Death’

The Obama administration said Thursday it has decided to join the UN Alliance of Civilizations. Learn why FP founder Herb Peters called it the “Alliance of Death.”

May. 17

The Euro-Mediterranean Civil Forum urges the region’s leaders to demand that Israel comply with international law

May. 17

Israel’s 2009 ENP Progress Report (pdf)

May. 17

[Evangelical] Liberty University bestows honorary degree on [Mormon] Glenn Beck

May. 18

Case against ‘homosexuality is sin’ preacher dropped

May. 19

WEU Assembly recommends “the option of the international community placing a solution on the table if Israel and the Palestinians cannot make progress bilaterally”

May. 19

AP sources: US to join advisory group once shunned

May. 19

Israel sources baffled by reports that U.S. will join the AoC

May. 20

Top Obama advisor refers to Jerusalem by Arabic name

May. 23

Obama turns to Pope to back Mideast plan

May. 23

Palestinians offer wider concessions on land

May. 23

At West Point, Obama presses for new world order to defeat Al Qaeda

“President Obama on Saturday vowed to press for a new international order ‘that can resolve the challenges of our times’ and help the United States defeat Al Qaeda and other threats to freedom.”

May. 23

40,000 NATO troops in the West Bank? Abbas, Sarkozy say yes

May. 23

Lebanese prime minister: International community must take responsibility for Middle East peace

May. 23

ELCA Synod to make call to lesbian pastor official

May. 23

Christian biochemist: First ‘synthetic cell’ strengthens case for design

May. 23

EU holds first meeting on joint economic governance

May. 23

Interfaith dialogue: King Abdullah’ mission spreads faster

May. 25

Moratinos calls for strengthening European Neighbourhood Policy

“The boost of the European neighbourhood policy, both to the east and in the Mediterranean area, is one of the priorities of the Spanish presidency of the EU.”

May. 25

Sampaio: The Alliance of Civilizations gaining visibility

May. 26

Netanyahu to visit Obama again

May. 26

UN Alliance of Civilizations Forum Kicks Off Thursday

On May 27-29, over 2,000 political, corporate, civic and religious leaders will gather in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, to create the conditions for world peace.

May. 26

AoC Forum Rio 2010 Official Web Site

May. 27

Tolerance Education — What Holly Thinks

Coming soon to a school near you — “tolerance education.” Brought to you by the fine — er, I mean frightening — folks at the UN’s Alliance of Civilizations.

May. 28

AoC Forum: UN Secretary-General urges ‘unlearning’ stereotypes

May. 28

Assistant Secretary Brimmer to lead US delegation to the UN-Alliance of Civilizations Forum in Brazil

May. 31

Israel recoils as US backs nuclear move

May. 31

Israel in eye of storm over deadly Gaza ship raid

May. 31

EU strongly condemns Gaza flotilla attack