How Peace Broke Out in the Middle East: A Short History of the Future

Klug, Tony
June 2007
Palestine-Israel Journal of Politics, Economics & Culture;2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p58
Academic Journal
The article discusses the issue concerning peace solutions for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It has been stated that the first move is made by Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert revives the vital missing ingredient of hope and becomes the trigger for everything that follows. The next move is made by Saudi King Abdullah, author of the Arab Peace Initiative, announcing that he is prepared to lead a delegation to Jerusalem in pursuit of peace he had publicly been promoting for more than five years. According to the author, the two states is not only the essence of the Arab Peace Initiative, but also the declared position of the Israeli government and has been the Palestine Liberation Organization's official policy since 1988.


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