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U.N. Resolution Points to Peace in Lebanon

Palestinians in Gaza City hold up Lebanese and Hamas flags during a protest against the ongoing Israeli incursion into southern Lebanon.
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Palestinians in Gaza City hold up Lebanese and Hamas flags during a protest against the ongoing Israeli incursion into southern Lebanon.

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Scott Simon is one of America's most admired writers and broadcasters. He is the host of Weekend Edition Saturday and is one of the hosts of NPR's morning news podcast Up First. He has reported from all fifty states, five continents, and ten wars, from El Salvador to Sarajevo to Afghanistan and Iraq. His books have chronicled character and characters, in war and peace, sports and art, tragedy and comedy.
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Jackie Northam is NPR's International Affairs Correspondent. She is a veteran journalist who has spent three decades reporting on conflict, geopolitics, and life across the globe - from the mountains of Afghanistan and the desert sands of Saudi Arabia, to the gritty prison camp at Guantanamo Bay and the pristine beauty of the Arctic.