Only the United Nations General Assembly can mobilize world opinion. Nothing else seems likely to break the deadlock.
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(Reuters) - Israel on Wednesday agreed to a proposed six-hour cessation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip for humanitarian reasons, a Israeli senior of...
It is clear that Netanyahu wants to preserve the status quo, even if it means that Israel reverts to a position where every one of its neighbors is an actual or potential enemy.
This debate will rage on, complicated if not entirely consumed by politics and emotion. It's probably not surprising, then, that most commentators have entirely missed three critical points.
The UN deliberated as reports from Libya suggested hundreds of peaceful protesters were slain by government forces. There's only one small problem. They met to discuss not the situation in Libya, but, surprise of surprises, Israel.
The isolation of the United States, which did not want the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the Security Council, was palpable.
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