The resolution, which was introduced in April, is cosponsored by 132 House Democrats.
"Leaders today don't actually want to see a Palestinian state."
Astonishingly, when presented with different alternatives, only 10% preferred the “two-state” approach.
“We believe that the Israelis and Palestinians need to have political engagement. We urge the Palestinians to return to that political dialogue."
Trump has said he would support a two-state solution only if agreed to by both sides.
In any event, it is essential to maintain a constant and varied dialogue with the PLO/ PA and with various groups in Palestinian society.
For Israel, it was an obvious decision not to take a risk in working with a new group of mediators
US President Trump's declaration is not meant to determine the boundaries of the city, which would still be subject to negotiation during the peace process, the officials said.
rather than look at the historical record of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and draw the self-evident conclusions, Uri Avnery retreats into the counterfactual fantasyland.
American partisan politics are traditionally supposed to “stop at the water’s edge” with regard to Israel.