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Prince Hassan of Jordan: the case for an international agency

By Tom Chatfield  

Our latest web-exclusive article comes from one better-placed than most to know the intricacies of middle eastern politics and conflict: Prince Hassan of Jordan, son of King Talal and Queen Zein al-Sharaf of Jordan, brother of the late King Hussein and uncle to the present King Abdullah II. In it, Prince Hassan argues that neither Hamas, Israel nor the UN are in a position to engineer a move from the current violence towards any kind of a lasting peaceful settlement. “Survival…

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