Dark forces in the Holy Land

Shavit, Ari
October 2015
New Statesman;10/30/2015, Vol. 144 Issue 5286, p22
The article discusses the ethnic violence between Palestinians and Israelis in the West Bank and Israel, including Israeli Jews' crimes against Palestinians and Palestinians' crimes against Israelis and the radicalisation of Israeli Jews and Palestinians. An overview the role that peace would play in ending the ethnic conflict between Israelis and Palestinians is provided.


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