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I think that we're beginning to globalize medicine now. You have to take Eastern approaches and bring them to the West, and share West with the East.
Above all, it is not decency or goodness of gentleness that impresses the Middle East, but strength.
The way the world is going, it's technology driven. And it isn't just driven by the old super powers, it's driven by the far east and new emerging economies.
I attach the greatest importance to an amplification of the peace efforts in the Middle East. I would also like to see a greater dialogue between the U.S. and the EU.
Everybody ought to have a lower East Side in their life.
The Russians are turning east to the Chinese - to the Europeans' surprise. It always seemed to me that the relationship between Russia and China would shift from being based in Marx and Lenin to being based in oil and gas.
Even before 9/11 I was gripped by a sense of dread: our lack of criticism about what we were doing in the Middle East - the slagging off of a whole religious tradition.
For centuries, the Muslims were able to co-exist perfectly well with Jews and Christians in the Middle East.
According to this view, democracy is a product of western culture, and it cannot be applied to the Middle East which has a different cultural, religious, sociological and historical background.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Today, President Obama is making smart investments in clean energy - wind, solar, biofuels - as part of an all-of-the-above energy strategy that supports thousands of jobs, not in the Middle East, but in the Midwest.
My television and movie career has also taken me all over the world. I've had great times in the Far East, Russia, South America and Sweden - where I met my wife of 55 years, Maj.
It's been quite an experience, being conservative and living in the North East.
I ain't got no beef with east coast, I think it's just being hyped up.
The U.S. needs to control the Middle East, the gateway to Asia. It already has military installations in Uzbekistan.
The people of the Middle East share the desire for freedom. We have an opportunity - and an obligation - to help them turn this desire into reality.
I do not support peace in the Middle East. And I do not support Arafat. He is a stupid, incompetent fool!
I remember being unemployed and walking the East Village streets for many years, constantly checking my voice mail on pay phones, hoping for an audition.
A huge amount of what goes on in the Middle East has to do with people being fed really bad information.
I came from an anxious, overly intense East Coast academic family. That was the way of our tribe.
People always think that because of 'Dr. Quinn' that I just play nice family stuff. But the truth of the matter is that 'East of Eden' was a very successful thing for me in the past. I've played a lot of very evil people in my time.
I found that part of it towards San Salvador extending from north to south five leagues, and the other side which we coasted along, ran from east to west more than ten leagues.
Because I work with so many people on the east coast, I get some work done before I get the kids up.
The oil industry fought hard to keep Keystone alive, making wildly exaggerated claims that the pipeline - the country's largest infrastructure project - would create tens of thousands of jobs and decrease America's reliance on oil from the Middle East.
Although most Americans don't know it, the U.S. gets more oil from Canada than it does from the entire Middle East.
The people in East Germany have lived through so many changes in the last 15 years like never before in the country, and they did this often with great enthusiasm. But in the West we also have a high degree of transformations.
People expect me to be that guy. But I'm more east London boy than east Baltimore.
Certainly we've seen the enormous changes across the whole of the Middle East. The democratic genie is out of the bottle.
Unfortunately we just toured the East and West coasts so we didn't run into any rednecks.
One of the elements in the film that really fascinated me was not to look at the world in bi-polar terms of us vs them or east vs west, which was a by-product of the Cold War.
I believe the government of the United States should re-examine its policies in the Middle East and adopt a more balanced stance toward the Palestinian cause.
Al-Waleed bin Talal
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