Enough already with the "Jewish State." Israel is a Jewish state. Everyone knows this...including the Palestinians. The issue is not getting Abbas to utter the right words, but to resolve the issue of "right of return."If there is no automatic right of return and if there is a real Palestinian state, Israel will remain a Jewish state. What more do we want? Once a final agreement is reached , with both parties renouncing anymore claims against the other the matter is closed.
Iraq calls Turkish assault on Kurdish militants a dangerous escalation (Reuters)
from the article: Aluf Benn / Who will blink first as peace talks stakes pile ever higher?