To really bring about peace would involve de-colonizsing and dismantling the Israeli apartheid regime and ending the illegal Israeli military occupation: That is the first step. But neither the US administration, nor Abbas or Netanyahu, are willing to travel this road. They might engage in a process that will satisfy their egos and ideological fantasies, but will certainly not secure a just and lasting peace. This will be a job for the next generation of leaders.
Published at The Middle East Eye, 4 May 2017.
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