Category Archives: Syria

20070921 World Watch- Pay Attention

While many Americans have focused whatever political attention they pay squarely on the premature presidential primaries and the ongoing debate over Iraq, other events in the Middle East bear watching. Particularly, recent activities by Iran, Israel, and Syria as well as events in Gaza and Lebanon suggest an increase in tensions in an already tense region. Continue reading

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20070919 Worldview Web Roundup

The Worldview Web Roundup is a periodic post of links to the news, commentary, and information I am reading right now. If you want to read more of the kinds of things found in this post check out Dennis L Hitzeman’s News Reading List. Do you have news or information you think needs to be rounded up? Email me at dlhweb1 at hitzeman dot com. Continue reading

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20060808 World Watch Focus: Ironic Conflict

The world watches right now with pained anticipation as the current conflict between Israel and Hezbollah escalates to ever greater heights of violence and intensity. On an almost hourly basis, this conflict crosses some new threshold, and the world wonders whether it has reached the point where its localized fire will explode into a wider conflagration. Continue reading

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