Not because of Abbas and not because of Netanyahu, but because of the people they represent. On the Palestinian side, the hate instilled in the people since 1948 from kindergarten to maturity against Israel is such that no Palestinian leader could ever undo without being killed long before ... Renounce Jerusalem? The refugees? Jewish Israel? Pacify Hamas? Solve the borders (which are the easiest, yet impossible to agree...)?........ And on Israel's side, again, all the above? .......... show me even one of those that could be somehow agreed upon ...
Clinton congratulates Sanders, acknowledges she has to win over younger voters (Reuters)
from the article: France to pursue Mideast conference despite U.S. reservations