I Say We Need Peace In the Middle East

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    Peace In Our Time

    Does anyone remember when there was an ongoing peace process in the Middle East? That's right, it was when there was a Democrat in the White House. It looks like achieving a peaceful settlement to the issues in that area is not a priority for any of the major world powers now...
    cyberkitty cyberkitty
    18-21
    19 Responses Aug 25, 2008

    'Something'

    The Middle East is, and has been, a tangled, bloody mess. To call it 'wartorn' I think would be an understatement...more like war destroyed. That 'something' must be done to facilitate peace in the Middle East is an almost universally agreed truth. However, that something is yet...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Aug 25, 2008

    But I Don't See How

    Do they think of the rest of the world as barbarians while the following things are happening there? Rape victim sues UAE luxury hotel http://au.news.yahoo.com/latest/a/-/article/9088896/rape-victim-sues-uae-luxury-hotel/ Mother "offered cash" if Libya woman changes story http...
    Koala1964 Koala1964
    51-55, M
    Mar 29, 2011

    Really?

    well i live in the middle east ....and my life has been very peaceful so far... so i dont know what middle east you are talking about... but everything is pretty peaceful here! if u believe in what media projects.... then i can only feel very sorry for u!
    echo101 echo101
    13-15, F
    Jun 18, 2010

    Peace

    Peace,It's needed,Middle East,The question,I can't answer,Is how?I wonder,Will it ever be?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 25, 2012

    I have been thier to fight in this war people

    ask me "why are we their we shuld just pull out cut are losses and call it a day we won we have killed Osama stoped sudam let them fight thier own war" to that I said so you Want us to leave a war you don't no about let my brothers blood dry in the sand and leave let that...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 13, 2014

    It makes me so sad, I just do not understand

    why it has to be the way it is. Religion is not something I discuss and this is one of the reasons why. Isnt there enough room on this earth for all of us to live together and happily? I am afraid a lot of the time, and I didnt realize until I was at work and one of the young...
    shesheresomewhere2014 shesheresomewhere2014
    41-45, F
    Dec 12, 2014

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