When it comes to "rights" in the land of Palestine, Palestinians win hands down: it's their land, and their patrimony. Jewish presence end in Palestine for all practical purposes with Hadrian's response to Bar Kochba. Ancient history has no rights other than those continuously maintained throughout history. On that score, the Palestinians have won the modern debate. And with it, the issue of principle, which Obama is obliged to honour.
Germany warns of possible attacks on public transport in Istanbul (Reuters)
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