Lieberman came out of the process saying Palestinians won't compromise
for decades. Abbas went into the process saying no concessions. Erekat
and Shaath publicly reinforced that. Netanyahu whether he means it or
not says he is waiting for compromise. So are Livni and Barak. At the
base, Palestinians want all of East Jerusalem and a large return of
Palestinians into Israel. No Israeli leader will give them that. What
don't you understand?
Despite Shaked’s intentions, right-wing leader Naftali Bennett says the effort does not reflect 'creeping annexation' of the settlements.
Nottingham City councilor Ilyas Azis suggested that it might have been wiser to create Israel in the United States.
After Assad crossed Obama's 'red line' by using chemical arms, a deal was reached to see all such weapons removed from the war-torn country. Last week however, the regime used a chemical agent - most likely sarin - against ISIS.
Unless more U.S. Jews who oppose the occupation become members of established Jewish organizations and donate money, the establishment is unlikely to heed calls of those who want it to condemn the occupation.