Monthly Archives: April 2007

New hopes old problems

Mahmoud Abbas and Ehud Olmert

It would make a huge positive impact if Israel were to announce that it was willing for these refugees to be settled in the West Bank and that Israel would even provide some financial support for that purpose. Even without the financial support the gesture would be viewed as a real measure of building trust because it is an act of compassion when compassion is severely lacking read more

The lessons of surprise

Woman posting note on board dedicated to Schalit.(photo credit:Ariel Jerozolimski)

It is Iran which is challenging all of us to reexamine the rules of the game of the international chess board…the surprising end-game challenges the world to view Iran slightly differently. This has a great potential to influence the world-viewers in Gaza. read more