Despite his claims, Trump’s diplomatic actions provide little hope for peace and justice for Palestinians.
The question is not whether the U.S. has influence over Israel, but whether there is enough political will in Washington to inspire change, says Phyllis Bennis
If Obama wants a say in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, he needs to be prepared to back up his words with actions.
For President Mahmoud Abbas, the vote was a last-ditch attempt to boost his increasingly diminished relevance.
The military disparity between Israel and Gaza is but the most violent among many.
Palestinian Chairman Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed the United Nations, told of the worst of times