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AMBASSADORS

 The Declaration of the State of Israel - May 14, 1948 (Printout is available in the class resource area.)

 The Palestinian National Charter - 1968 (US Information Service)

Wye River Memorandum (US Information Service)

 Wye River Memorandum - Status of Implementation (Palestinian National Authority, PLO)

 Wye River Memorandum Status (Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Sometimes it takes time to access the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs site. If this happens, a printout is available in the class resource area.

 The Struggle to Add Symbolism to Jerusalem (Haaretz, Israeli Newspaper)

  Declaration of Principles on Interim Self-government (UN)

  Peaceful Settlement of the People of Palestine (UN)

  The Status of Jerusalem (UN)

  Israel-Palestinian Negotiations (Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

  US Senate Opposes Declaration of Palestinian State (CNN) (Printout is available in the class resource area.)

 

 

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DIPLOMATS

 Joint Communiqu¾ by Israel and the PLO (Israel Foreign Ministry)

 US Ambassador's Statement, East Jerusalem (US Information Service)

 US-Israel Relations by US Ambassador

 Unification of Jerusalem by US Representative

 Arab View of US Relations with Arabs (Arab newspaper)

 Peace…A Condition for Life (Palestinian Ministry of Information)

 Question of Palestine (UN)

 US, Palestinian and Israeli Officials Brief on Mideast Peace Talks

 US Briefing - April 1997 (US Information Service)

 

 

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 JOURNALISTS

 Arab View: Fluctuating between Defeat and Victory

 Arab View: Trouble in the Middle East: In Whose Interest Is All this Conflict

 Middle East International: Silencing the Critics: The PNA

 Haaretz (Israel): Why Should We Believe Him?

 Haaretz (Israel): Where's the Spirit?

 Haaretz (Israel): Reasons to Be Happy

 Palestine-Israel Journal: The Disputed Land

 Middle East Review of International Affairs: Role Reversal over Partition: 1948 and 1998

 NY Times: The Brave New Middle East

 NY Times: Transforming the US Stance in the Middle East 

 The Washington Post: One-way Street Gets Israelis and Palestinians Nowhere

(published in the Washington Post and published on the Palestinian National Authority web page)

 

 

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 MILITARY TACTICIANS

 Hamas - Islamic Terrorists (International Policy Institute for Counter-terrorism, Israel)

 Hamas Updates (International Policy Institute for Counter-terrorism, Israel)

 Kach and Kahane Chai - Jewish Terrorists (US State Dept.)

 Threat of Jewish Terrorism in Israel (International Policy Institute for Counter-terrorism, Israel)

 Kach and Kahane Chai Updates (International Policy Institute for Counter-terrorism, Israel)

 Israeli Security: Reality and Myth (Palestine-Israel Journal)

 Land and Occupation: A Legal Review (Palestine-Israel Journal)

 The Revolution of Stones (Out There News)

 Joint Statement on Terrorist Attack (US Information Service)

 C.I.A.'s New Role as Umpire May Bring More Risk (NY Times) (Printout is available in the class resource area.)

 

 

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RESOURCES FOR ALL ENVOYS

Protocol

Views of Disputes

Steps to Resolution

Compassionate Listening (YES! A Journal of Positive Futures)

Five Stages of the Public Peace Process (by former US & Russian diplomats)

 

Bargaining Plan

  Paradigm for Arguments - read the following sections

[Stating Your Proposition]

[Anticipating Opposition]

[Expanding Your Argument]

[Three Argumentative Appeals:]

[Form: Tradition & Innovation]

[Arguing for Consensus]

 Force Field Analysis

Guide to Critical Thinking

 Elements of Reasoning

 

Proposal

Audio excerpts of speeches (click on links)

Video excerpts of Speeches (appears on the second page, under "Video" within the article)

 

Conclusion

United Nations Student Diplomacy web site

Mid-East Viewpoints

 Embassies under Siege, Personal Accounts of Diplomats on the Front Line

 

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