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John Kerry's legacy at stake in Mideast peace talks

John Kerry's legacy at stake in Mideast peace talks

Secretary of State John Kerry still has a long way to go in his intensive quest for Palestinian-Israeli peace. But his diligent and persuasive pursuit of it suggests that his uneven career search for a legacy of his own may finally have found its proper track. The decorated Vietnam War veteran who first won prominence as a vocal critic of that war went on to be a U.S. senator from Massachusetts and in 2004 the Democratic presidential nominee. But he was denied the presidency in a brutal political smearing of that honored service as a Navy swift boat commander. Mr. Kerry returned to the Senate after that painful rejection and succeeded Joe Biden as the chairman of the Senate Foreign...

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