1. Repeat Israel's 2001 offer: 95% of the West Bank and land swaps to make up the other 5%; East Jerusalem as capital; compensation for refugees but no return to Israel. 2. Sign a peace deal and implement it; pay off settlers to return to Israel and let those who refuse come to an arrangement with the new Palestinian state if they can. 3. Relations with all Arab states in terms of trade and tourism; also demand normal levels of a, ie none: any attempts to turn the new state into a Gaza-like Iranian missile base will be opposed by means including military if necessary. 4. integrate Israel into the region: make Arabic compulsory in Israeli schools, encourage cultural interchange; actively implement multicultural policy inside Israel, encouraging greater interaction of Jewish and Arab communities and creation of shared Israeli identity. 5. Seperate religion and state in Israel; undo all religious-based laws. 6. Reform Israeli political system to remove power of minority (eg religious) parties. Outcome: eternal Arab-Jewish peace and a permanent home for Jews in the Land of Israel.
After two months, Egypt opens the Rafah border crossing with Gaza (Haaretz)
In phone conversation, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini invites Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to EU headquarters in Brussels.21:32 12.02.16 | 0 comments
Is rice more healthful than ice cream? Not necessarily. Are potatoes harmful? Not for everyone. A breakthrough study by two researchers from the Weizmann Institute shows that each of us has a different 'microbiome,' that makes us respond to foods differently. Get ready for a new medical revolution.16:31 11.02.16 | 0 comments