A playwright goes in search of Israel as it really is.
Ms. Rice concludes a one-day trip to the region Monday. Her 22 visits have netted little progress.
Hamas says that Gilad Shalit could be released in a week, but terms of a deal with Israel keep shifting.
Mawassi residents say life was better before 2005, when they were part of an Israeli settlement enclave. Few can find work now.
Israel to release up to 150 Palestinian prisoners later this month.
The Palestinian factions fought Saturday in the worst internal violence since Hamas's Gaza coup.
Hamas arrested senior Fatah officials in Gaza on Friday, capping off one of the worst weeks of conflict between the two Palestinian factions.
A permanent settlement in Maskiyot could hinder a faltering peace process as Palestinian and Israeli leaders meet with US secretary of State.