Claimed by Lebanon and occupied by Israel, it will get new attention as the two countries' last remaining major dispute if a Hezbollah-Israeli prisoner swap is successful.
The recording's release comes as the UN Security Council prepares to discussa resolution demanding the halt of Israeli settlement construction.
Readers write about an Israeli-Palestinian state, West Bank cell service, and cold fusion.
Once a militant bastion, the West Bank city is now open to visits from Israeli Arabs. The move could help bolster the peace process and provide a much-needed economic boost.
In a downtrodden West Bank town, one man dreams of creating a world-class zoo.
If the aim of the peace process is to resolve the conflict properly, then only this approach tackles the root of the problem.
Mobile phone service in Gaza Strip and the West Bank could spur investment – and bolster prospects for peace.
In the Pacific Northwest, some 40 indigenous languages are at risk of disappearing within a decade.
In Sharm el-Sheik Sunday, the president chided Arab leaders for lagging behind on democratic progress, in sharp contrast to a speech in which he praised Israel.
Two first-time literary festivals – one Israeli, one Palestinian – coincided without a nod to the other, creating one more divide in a troubled land.