Several issues stand in the way of an agreement, including Turkish demands of unfettered access to the Gaza Strip, and Hamas activity in Turkey.17:16 11.02.16 | 0 comments
Of seeing what hge wants to see. This doesn't always jibe with reality, as we have seen on a number of past occasions. The "rest of the world" are no fools--recommending statehood to a party in conflict is a dangerous precedent that can affect several dozen countries in the future. When the Palestinians change their National Charter to remove the articles calling for Israel's destruction, when the Hamas Covenant promoting world-wide genocide is ripped up and the Palestinians leave their cloud cuckoo land where they believe they can destroy a nation with impunity, then they will be ready for statehood, not before.