Day: April 8, 2014

Palestine’s false friends

April 05, 2014 12:09 AM The Daily Star U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry listens during a news conference with Moroccan Foreign Minister Salaheddine Mezouar following a bilateral strategic dialogue at the Foreign Ministry in Rabat, April 4, 2014. (REUTERS/Jacquelyn Martin/Pool) As the Middle East peace process again appears in […]

Two-state solution in doldrums

  Osama Al Sharif   ARABNEWS Published — Wednesday 9 April 2014   It has been more than a year since US Secretary of State John Kerry launched his Middle East shuttle diplomacy in an effort to restart stalled peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. Last July he convinced both […]

Switzerland: FOREIGN QUALIFICATIONS Federal Court ruling underlines university mobility Switzerland’s Federal Court has sided with a foreign student who says he should have been accepted to Lucerne University, thereby establishing that all Swiss universities must operate under the same model when accepting students from elsewhere with equivalent qualifications. Currently, each Swiss university decides individually which foreign qualifications it […]