End the Stale Rhetoric and the Israeli-Palestinian Stalemate

Both Israel and Palestine’s UN speeches were rooted in antagonistic, ethnocentric rhetoric. It’s time for the EU and U.S. to use their leverage on both sides to declare the two-state solution a no-fault divorce, rather than the endless recriminations we witnessed.

A delegate at the United Nations who opposed to the resolution on Palestine argued, “Was it not better to let both parties sort out their disputes by themselves?”