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Double Take ‘Toons: Happy Landings? : NPR

President Obama arrived in Israel on Wednesday for his first official visit. He met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and is scheduled to meet with Palestinians in the West Bank. Yaakov Kirschen is hoping for a lessening in hostilities, while Luojie thinks more outreach might help. Yaakov Kirschen/Dry Bones …

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  “2013 will see a new Palestinian political track. There will be new rules in our relationship with Israel and the world.” — Hussam Zumlot, an official in President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah movement in a statement as Palestinian officials are plotting a series of tough steps against Israel to be …

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  “Iran is 70 percent of the way there and … well into the second stage. By next summer, at current enrichment rates, they will have finished the medium enrichment and move on to the final stage.” – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the U.N. General Assembly, urging the …

Double Take ‘Toons: On The Edge : NPR

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu both spoke at the U.N. this week. Randy Bish and David Fitzsimmons think both countries have mutual destruction on the brain. Randy Bish/Pittsburgh David Fitzsimmons/Arizona Starpoliticalcartoons.coml Double Take ‘Toons: On The Edge : NPR.