100 Years War. As O alludes to, there have actually been more years of peace than war/intifada since 1948. Most people would consider there was peace at the moment, though Albrecht will no doubt point out that Islamic Jihad fired a home-made rocket that landed harmlessly in the desert last week so that means we are all at war. The trick is, if the Israeli Government and Hamas can claim there is a war going on, then both can happily relax. Because it means they can avoid peace talks and Final Status agreements, which both are desperate to circumnavigate to placate their extremist constituencies.
Mexico approves U.S. extradition warrant for fugitive kingpin 'El Chapo' (Reuters)
from the article: Palestinian official: We're ready for talks with U.S., but not Israel