Officer adds: Chastened UN forces in the area are mulling how to keep to their mandate of separating the Israeli and Syrian sides.
We must push back against the stifling overuse of Holocaust analogies which polarize and diminish real debate on the conflict.
Lessons from the Scottish independence referendum for citizens, and governments of any country that considers itself a democracy.
They may not have single-handedly felled apartheid, but sanctions were a powerful psychological weapon against the propaganda and inertia of those in power. BDS could do the same to Israel.