Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter in front of the barrier during a visit to Bilin

 
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter in front of the barrier during a visit to Bilin
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter stands in front of the controversial Israeli barrier during a visit to the West Bank village of Bilin near Ramallah August 27, 2009. Carter and members of the Elders, a group of eminent global leaders, are in the region for a four-day visit. REUTERS/Ammar Awad (WEST BANK POLITICS CONFLICT IMAGES OF THE DAY)