So it’s all about the, er, settlements then?

There has long been a conventional wisdom in some foreign policy circles that runs like this: solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and you will harmonise the Middle East, crush the recruitment strategy of jihadists and keep the misery of the modern Arab world far from our screens and our shores.

  • V10_Rob

    If every Israeli (and every Jew around the world, for completeness) vanished from the face of the Earth tomorrow, you’re telling me that islam would be content and never trouble anyone ever again?

    • That’s what some believe;)

    • Hard Little Machine

      To these nazi fucktards the Jews are eternal, the eternal supernal enemy beyond time and space and history. If you killed them all they would still exist. Like the devil like Trump.

    • Drunk_by_Noon

      They would redefine what “Jew” means and rally ’round the common enemy.

  • marty_p
  • Drunk_by_Noon

    It’s turning out that the cause and effects for all sorts of things that we have had spoon fed to us for the last 85 to 90 years has been almost 180-degrees perfectly wrong.
    The Muslims will always hate the Jews, merely for being Jews.
    It’s turning out to be no more complicated than that!
    I should write a children’s book (for understanding the Middle East (and dealing with bullies in general) titled: “If you will only do this I will be your friend”.