Can't agree? Can't even agree to disagree? Keep trying: After two years of secret negotiations, The Geneva Plan has surfaced as an alternative route to peace in the Middle East. The San Francisco Chronicle reports: The Geneva plan has been welcomed by U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan and leaders of the European Union. Fifty-eight former presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers and other global leaders also released a statement Monday expressing "strong support" for the accord.