Coming up Wednesday

Wildfires burn through Colorado causing thousands to evacuate, and protests in Turkey are in 13th day. Tune in at 7am ET.
November 22nd, 2012
08:21 AM ET

Fmr. Middle East Envoy Mitchell: We must continue to try for peace

A cease-fire is holding this morning between Israel and Gaza, marking an end to eight days of aerial rocket attacks between the two sides and nearly 150 deaths, a majority of which were Palestinian. International diplomats including, President Obama, Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, worked to broker the truce, which was declared on Wednesday.

The question is: Will it last?

Former Maine Democratic Senator and Former U.S. Special Envoy to the Middle East, George Mitchell comes to “Starting Point” weighs in on what he thinks it will take to forge lasting peace.

soundoff (No Responses)

Post a comment


CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.