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  • Crises in Ukraine & the Middle East and Immigration Challenges at HomeWe examine the options being considered by the United States and European nations to address the number of international crises, and Obama addresses the recent surge of children illegally entering the U.S. and immigration reform 

  • Caroline Kennedy and Life on the Back Burner"[Caroline] Kennedy’s posting to Japan raised eyebrows among diplomats who noted her chief ties there had been established during her honeymoon. But the Japanese embraced her arrival as a sign that the U.S. thought enough of the relationship to send one of its foremost celebrities."

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  • Kerry resumes attempts to broker Mideast cease-fire, both sides mourn lossesSecretary of State John Kerry met with with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in hopes of working toward an end to hostilities. Gwen Ifill reports.

  • Gwen's Chat: July 31Ask Gwen anything. Send us your questions for next her live-chat on Thursday, July 31 at 12pm ET.

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  • July 24, 2014"As much of the world frowns on Israel, Americans hold out support," NY Times' Helene Cooper writes.

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  • Summer Reading List 2014It's that time of year again! Grab a book recommended by Gwen Ifill and your favorite Washington Week panelists in our latest reading list.

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