Toward Israeli-Syrian Peace

Ben-Meir, Alon
May 2008
Journal of Turkish Weekly;5/26/2008, p1
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the indirect role of Israel and Syria in Turkish brokered peace talks and suggest a major development in the Middle East peace-making process. It recommends the need for Israeli-Syrian reconciliation because everyone is affected in one form or another by the conflict. In addition, it discusses the chances of success of the new peace talks for both parties fully understand the gravity of the deteriorating security situation throughout the Middle East.


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