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Private clubs in Washington, D.C.

D.C. has a wide collection of private organizations catering to the city’s elite, and several court members of Washington’s diplomatic corps.

What Northern Ireland can teach us about Israeli, Palestinian peace

Just to make sure, Mina Zemach – the pollster I work with in Israel – ran the 2009 two-state solution (TSS) question for me again in May 2024. The findings are published here for the first time. The result among Israeli respondents was 43% “unacceptable”. It was not as good as the 2009 result – but still better than the result for Northern Ireland where peace was achieved.

Somaliland’s ‘ambassador’ seeks to resolve a Horn of Africa dilemma

He meets with US officials in coffee houses or at his office – not embassy – just outside Washington, D.C., but since Bashir Goth has been in the United States as the diplomatic representative for Somaliland, he’s moved the needle on getting his de facto country in the Horn of Africa recognized.