Palestinian Territories

Politics

Israel's literary conference

International writers are descending on Jerusalem and the West Bank, and they're hoping to talk about literature, but as the World's Quil Lawrence reports, politics dominate the conversations.

Politics

Rice mission to Mideast

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is on her seventh trip to the Middle East, looking for some middle ground between Israelis and Palestinians. Lisa Mullins finds out more from The World's Quil Lawrence.

Conflict & Justice

No peace in Gaza

A six-month ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group, Hamas, expired last Friday, and not coincidentally, violence is on the rise. Hamas has fired mortars and rockets from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel.

Conflict & Justice

The cost of war

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Marc Garlasco, Senior Military Analyst at Human Rights Watch, who is in Gaza to study how the conflict there was fought -- on both sides. He's examining the human costs of war.

Politics

Israel on a diplomatic offensive

Israel is reeling from the release of a United Nations report accusing the Israeli military of war crimes during the three-week long war in Gaza last winter. Reporter Linda Gradstein has the story from Jerusalem.