Middle East

Wednesday, October 25, 2000 - 10:06 a.m.
Middle East

U.S. military bases in the Middle East are on high alert, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak officially suspended peace talks, and Arab nations condemned violence but affirmed their support for a Palestinian state. A panel talks about the...

U.S. military bases in the Middle East are on high alert, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak officially suspended peace talks, and Arab nations condemned violence but affirmed their support for a Palestinian state. A panel talks about the evolving crisis in Israel and the Palestinian territories and the future of the peace process.

Guests

Hisham Melhem

Washington bureau chief for Al-Arabiya TV, and Washington correspondent for "An-Nahar"

Geoffrey Kemp

the Nixon Center

David Makovsky

senior fellow and director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy
and co-author with Dennis Ross of "Myths, Illusions and Peace: Finding a New Direction for America in the Middle East"

Mamoun Fandy

syndicated columnist and author of "Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Dissent"

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