Don't you mean, Ben, that (setting aside all the killings and misery for one moment) militarism has worked great SO FAR? Israel has only to get unlucky once. And the means by which it can be attacked get more and more dangerous and more elusive. The answer is, and always has been, peace talks conducted in a spirit of magnanimity and vision. Israel's vision of a peace talk is an unconditional surrender.
Islamic State destroys part of Syria's Temple of Bel, monitoring group says (Reuters)