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Lost opportunities


Former Democratic candidate for the presidency of the US back in 2016, Hillary Clinton, said on Fareed Zakaria GPS that the Palestinians had missed a golden opportunity to conclude a peace deal with Israel that former president Bill Clinton had brokered with former Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak during the Camp David summit, which brought the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and Barak together at the White House. 551 more words


Today: Palestinian autonomy?

this morning (tuesday 16th), 6.37-6.40am, and 7.34-7.42am, on bbc radio 4

today (presented by justin webb and mishal husain) includes …

Post-election talks… 129 more words

The Debate About Two States is Between Arabs Themselves and Jews Themselves

The common refrain surrounding the Arab-Israeli Conflict is that the Israelis and Arabs need to find a compromise solution that will work for both parties. People on the left believe that Israel, as the entity which is much stronger than the Palestinian Authority, must make the majority of that compromise. 1,478 more words


What the Palestinians Were Thinking While Israelis Were Voting

While the Israelis went to the polls again to elect their government in a democratic process, the Palestinian Arabs could only watch with envy. They have not held an election since 2006, when they elected the terrorist group Hamas to 58% of Parliament. 490 more words


Newshour/PM: Tomorrow’s election

this afternoon (monday 8th), 2.20-2.29pm (partly repeated 9.43pm) on bbc world service radio, and 5.42-5.46pm on bbc radio 4

newshour (presented by razia iqbal) and… 63 more words


A morale-booster for Palestinians

Michael Jansen

The author, a well-respected observer of Middle East affairs, has three books on the Arab-Israeli conflict

Palestiinians take part in a protest rally. 904 more words


A united Arab, Muslim front urgently needed


The meeting between Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi and Secretary General of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation’s Executive Committee Saeb Erekat on Monday was convened at the right time, given the stalemate in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the recent wave of Israeli provocations in East Jerusalem against Islamic holy sites, including the attempt to close the Bab Al Rahmah (Gate of Mercy) of Al Aqsa Mosque. 349 more words