Peter Certo

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Peter Certo is the editorial manager at the Institute for Policy Studies. He edits both Foreign Policy in Focus and the OtherWords.org editorial syndicate.

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Boxed in on the Middle East

The past week has seen the United States effectively relinquish its role as the key negotiator of Middle East peace as the Palestinians, ignoring President Barack Obama's entreaties, announced their decision to pursue UN membership and be recognized as an independent state.