Trump repeating old mistakes: “The two-state model has failed repeatedly and consistently for nearly a hundred years”

JERUSALEM POST
Netanyahu’s Challenge with Trump
by Caroline B. Glick
May 25, 2017

…Tillerson went on to explain why Trump is so keen to make a deal. “We solve the Israeli-Palestinian peace dilemma, we start solving a lot of the peace throughout the Middle East region,” he said. Trump apparently agrees with his secretary of state. At his joint appearance with Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, Trump said, “I firmly believe that if Israel and the Palestinians can make peace, it will begin a process of peace all throughout the Middle East.” These statements, and Greenblatt’s swift return here indicate that as of now, on a substantive, strategic level, Trump is maintaining Obama’s policies on Israel and the Palestinians. And Obama’s policies on the issue, it bears noting, were substantively all but indistinguishable from those of George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George H.W. Bush before him. READ MORE

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