I predict, till US free Jonotan Polard, there will be lots of smoke and mirage, when it comes to talking with Palestinians. You can't spit in the face of Jewish people, and ask them to respect you at the same time. Nothing that US want will work out in the middle east. Including in Syria, Asad will stay in power.
Turkish police fire tear gas as clashes break out during May Day protest in Istanbul (Reuters)