The complete idiot’s guide to Mideast peace – part 268

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire during West Bank clash | The Times of Israel   ‘Army says that rioter threw an explosive at soldiers in refugee camp to arrest suspect, who returned fire with live ammunition’

And so the process continues, the same weary inevitability still in place. It’s almost as if every move is choreographed in advance, much like a conditioned reflex that has dominated this conflict for generations; all the players act out their roles just as they’ve done a thousand times before.

When is the world going to see some variation in this clash of cultures, belief systems, tribal loyalties? Is there no alternate route to take; can there never be any divergence from a path laid down 66 years ago and from which no serious deviation has been permitted since then?

As a very famous man once said and with whom, even today, very few would attempt to disagree:

So let’s all take that advice to heart and solve them in some other way.  –  ‘ for those of us with better things to do.’


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