In the West Bank Tuesday, Secretary Rice urged Israelis and Palestinians to return to the negotiating table.
President Abbas halted negotiations Sunday. Secretary of State Rice arrives this week.
Al-Masri's new Palestine Forum reflects public desire to reconcile Hamas and Fatah.
In the volatile West Bank city of Hebron, Israelis and a Palestinian leader met in search of a unique solution to the conflict.
Readers write about affirmative voting, bombings in Israel, judicial elections, and drilling in polar bear habitat.
The attack raises concerns that militants can enter Israel from Egypt.
Meeting in Cairo fails to mend the divide between President Abbas and Hamas over Gaza border.