Palestinian ice cream's big comeback
The West Bank's biggest ice cream manufacturer, Al-Arz, buys supplies from Israel but can't sell its products to it. The scoop on a Palestinian success story that should be sweeter.
Of all the travails of our visits to the territories, this was one of the cruelest. We wandered through an ice cream factory on a hot summer's day and, with the fragrances of chocolate and other flavors in our nostrils, and cones being wrapped before our eyes, we were denied one single taste.