Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Mid. East news  >  Current Article

Why Palestinians Throw Rocks, by Jonathan S. Tobin (Commentary)

By   /   July 1, 2016  /   No Comments

    Print       Email

Jun. 29, 2016

When advocates of Middle East peace proposals speak of the future of Jerusalem, the discussion always centers on guarantees of freedom of worship for all faiths at the holy places. The assumption is that peace and presumably a re-partition of the city will ensure that these sites are open to all and that the end of the “occupation” will mean that Muslims, Jews, and Arabs will share the city in harmony. But while peace processors are always telling us that the real obstacles to coexistence are Jewish settlements or the failure of the leaders of the two peoples to take risks, the problem is actually much more simple. One side of this conflict has consistently demonstrated their willingness to compromise and share; the other has not.

Click here for full article

    Print       Email
  • Published: 5 years ago on July 1, 2016
  • By:
  • Last Modified: July 1, 2016 @ 7:31 pm
  • Filed Under: Mid. East news

Leave a Reply

You might also like...

Was the Soleimani Killing a Policy Success?Mona Charen (Patriot Post)

Read More →