Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Palestinians require a two state solution.

Perhaps First Lady Melania should meet with Queen Raina of Jordan to discuss the perils of the Palestinians in the Middle East. Queen Raina (click here) was born to Palestinian parents. I am quite sure she can speak of their plight.

She states, "We shouldn't judge people through the prism of our own stereotypes."

February 15, 2017
By Reuters

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (click here) warned on Wednesday against abandoning the idea of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, saying there was "no alternative."

"There is no alternative solution for the situation between the Palestinians and Israelis, other than the solution of establishing two states and we should do all that can be done to maintain this," Guterres said during a visit to Cairo.

The UN chief's comments came after Trump administration officials suggested that peace between the parties might be possible in another framework.

On the eve of Trump's first official meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a senior White House official said it was up to the Israelis and Palestinians themselves to decide on the shape of any future peace.
Meanwhile, the Palestinians have warned the United States against abandoning a two-state solution....