In a year's time when these fake, phony "peace" talks are but a distant memory, who will the world blame for this continuing conflict -- the "victim" Abbas or the "intransigent" Netanyahu? Must we even ask?
Ariel Sharon, who died on Saturday, was a victim of hysteria among far too many in the West, especially Europe. It is the tragedy of the Palestinians that Sharon's pragmatism, like that of his predecessors, was never matched by their own leaders
Modern "Palestinians" have been manipulated by two generations of corrupt and cold-hearted leaders into an identity they did not have just 65 years ago. Try telling that to the BBC or the United Nations
The parallel with the continuing Israeli-Palestinian conflict is in the division between those favoring negotiation and those who do not. There is no Palestinian leader with the stature, let alone the principles, of Mandela