A shorter road to peace

A shorter road to peace

A shorter road to peace – Susie Lubell – The Times of Israel 22.06.16 Driving a Palestinian patient to an Israeli hospital offered a chance to talk and connect as human beings – ‘For peace and reconciliation – humanity before politics’ See op-ed here and...
When Alzheimer’s disease erases Holocaust memories

When Alzheimer’s disease erases Holocaust memories

When ‘Never forget’ becomes ‘I don’t remember’ – Leonard Felson – The Forward 17.06.16 My father always told us about how he survived the Holocaust. Now that dementia has taken his memories away, it’s my turn to tell his stories. Read article...
Can Palestinian right of return issue be solved?

Can Palestinian right of return issue be solved?

Can Palestinian right of return issue be solved? – Uri Savir – Al-Monitor 20.06.16 One of the main reasons for emphasis on the Arab Peace Initiative as a basis for a future two-state peace process is that it also entails, in the view of the US and the EU, an...
What’s going on with Egypt and Hamas?

What’s going on with Egypt and Hamas?

Egypt and Hamas – cooperation in the works? – Omar Shaban – Middle East Institute 16.06.16 Egypt’s relationship with Hamas is taking a new direction based on putting shared interests above ideology. The journey toward mutual cooperation seems to have begun,...