"God revealed to the prophet Zechariah that the land of Israel would be the center of world conflict & a scene of turmoil before the return of the Messiah." - Under his Shadow I know what some religious lunatics wrote far less than 4,000 years ago. Why should ANY sane person accept the ravings of lunatics then, now? Mental illness is not a sound basis for policy.
Man shot dead in northern Israel town of Bi'ina, police say the murder was gang related (Haaretz)
from the article: Mitchell to arrive in Mideast amid hopes for renewed peace talks