Only direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians will produce a viable and lasting peace. Relying on the UN or other NGO’s to press Israel for concessions has neither worked in the past nor work in the present. In fact, such course harms the effort of creating a two-state solution.
Defeat for Hamas, devastation for Gaza | The Times of Israel. Tags: gaza, Israel, Marshall plan, Palestinians
BtS podcast with Dr. Ken Stein, who discusses the recent conflict between Israel and Hamas as well as provides an overall understanding of the complex issues facing the Middle East.
Noted Middle East expert Dr. Ken Stein joins Between the Synapse Radio to discuss the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas as well as the region as a whole.
Elliot Abrams breaks down the central cause of Obama’s Mid East policy failures and it has nothing to do with his sympathies. Ignorance and arrogance, however, play a very large role.
IF IT WERE ABOUT SETTLEMENTS, THIS DISPUTE WOULD HAVE BEEN SETTLED LONG AGO -Obama has doubled down on a failed strategy
President Obama’s speech yesterday at the State Department not only failed to reset American Middle East Policy on stronger and more thoughtful footing, but by utilizing new terminology vis-à-vis the border issues between Israel and […]
After Bush 43 took office, Dennis Ross, a twelve year steward of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process who served both Bush 41 and Clinton, found himself out of the official loop. He used his time wisely; […]
NEWS FLASH: After denying Palestinians fundamental rights for over 52 years, the Lebanese government just passed legislation allowing Palestinians to work and purchase property in Lebanon. See NYT 8/18/10 Lebanon Tags: Lebanon, Middle East, Palestinians