The truth is that there are many small meditation groups in Israel devoted to creating peace, for years already. It might not be TM, but buddhist meditation or jewish meditation, or even guided meditation (which isn't exactly meditation). Perhaps without all their work, the conflict would have bene even more violent.....
Hamas says Egyptian mediation has restored calm along Israel, Gaza border (Haaretz)
from the article: David Lynch’s remedy for Mideast peace: Transcendental meditation