John J. Xenakis

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World View: Gulf Nations Paper over Their Differences for GCC Summit in December

Saudi Arabia has managed to mediate a reconciliation among the members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) that very publicly and vitriolicly split in March of this year, when Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain recalled their ambassadors from Qatar after a stormy GCC meeting. Nov 21, 2014 8:04 AM PT

World View: Jerusalem Synagogue Attack Raises Arab-Israeli Violence to New Levels

The spiral of violence that began last Spring with the kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers who were later found dead took a new leap upward on Tuesday when two Palestinians wielding a gun and butcher knives attacked a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers, killing four rabbis and a policeman. Three of the rabbis were American, and the fourth was British. Nov 19, 2014 2:48 PM PT

World View: European High Court Clamps Down on 'Benefit Tourism'

Russia's president Vladimir Putin grabbed the spotlight on Tuesday at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting, when he put a shawl around the shoulders of the apparently chilly Peng Linyuan, the glamorous wife of China's president Xi Jinping. Nov 12, 2014 6:24 AM PT

World View: China's Xi Jinping Snubs Japan's Shinzo Abe at Beijing Meeting

Pollyannas have been hoping that finally Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would resolve their countries' differences over the islands in the East China Sea when then met on Monday. Abe had reportedly been looking forward to the meeting, but any hopes of d├ętente were quickly dashed. Nov 11, 2014 6:21 AM PT

World View: Israel Raises Alert Level as Protests Surge

On Friday evening, an Israeli policeman shot and killed Kheir Hamdan, 22, an Arab-Israeli citizen living in the northern Israeli town of Kfar Kana. Police said that they shot Hamdan after he brandished a knife and slammed his fist on the windows of a police van, after a relative was arrested for using a stun grenade. Police said they feared they were in danger. Nov 10, 2014 6:28 AM PT


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