It is amazing how extremists on both sides take a stand of all or none. Jews and Arabs have to live in peace and work together to build a better Middle East. Old ideas die hard in the ME. I have many Jewish friends I would much rather have as neighbors than many Arabs. We all have to overcome suspicion and fear and build a better future based on equality and full guarantees of human rights. The amounts spent on munition and war can make the ME flourish and prosper for all peoples. Arabs will do good to work with Israelis to address the real needs for development and promoting better living standards for both..
Syrian group says Nusra abducts its leader, in blow to U.S. plan (Reuters)
from the article: Obama: If Israeli-Palestinian talks break down, we'll continue trying