Saturday, September 25

Tag: Two states

OP-ED: One state or two states?
Opinion

OP-ED: One state or two states?

Is peaceful resolution between Palestine and Israel ever possible? A major fallout of the latest Israeli conflict over Gaza is the departure of Benjamin Netanyahu after 12 years as the prime minister. The Israel-Palestine truce over Gaza seems to be holding up so far -- it has been nearly a month now. Whether Israel's truce over Gaza lasts for another six months or a year, or the new PM Bennet will be able to translate this truce to a more permanent solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict, is an open issue. But it is unlikely that a mere change in the government leadership of Israel will happen anytime soon unless the future of the territory is amicably agreed upon by the warring parties. Since 1948 there have been three major wars in the area over this division, all over cla...