Israel occupies the west bank. Israel is the sovereign in the west bank. Any lack of formation of a state is entirely Israel's fault, as the occupying power. If Israel was serious about a Palestinian state, they would end the occupation. But no. It goes on.
Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks dies at 82 (Haaretz)
from the article: Moshe Arens / Palestinian dream of statehood further away than ever