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Analysis: Anti-Israel UN Resolution Would Undermine Peace Talks

Grant Rumley
23rd December 2016 - Quoted by The Tower

The passage of a one-sided anti-Israel resolution at the United Nations Security Council, as is anticipated to occur today, would mark a significant departure from an international consensus governing peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.


Grant Rumley, an expert on Palestinian politics at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, warned in May that the West’s refusal to challenge Abbas’s autocratic kleptocracy “could have a devastating effect on the long-term prospects for a viable Palestinian state.” The passage of this resolution would have the same effect.


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