...party (to the conflict, i.e. the June 1967 Six-Day War). The only parties of that war were Israel, Syria, Jordan and Egypt. Thus, it is for each of the parties to recognize each other. No "Palestinian" party was part of the conflict and no "Palestinian state" was mentioned in the resolution. The conflict, based on UNSC Resolution 242, should therefore be resolved by Israel, Syria, Jordan and Egypt, period. The EU member states know it, but in their drive to appease the Muslim-Arab world and the Muslim population of the continent they have chosen to ignore UN Security Council Resolution 242, despite its wisdom, and to push something that is convenient, since after all, they don't need to and never have cared about the need of the Jewish people.
Egypt says verdict in Al-Jazeera case expected Saturday (AP)
from the article: EU initiative: Recognition of Palestinian state by next year