Monday 5 January 2015

Why Palestine Vanished

Israel, the West Bank & Jordan

Hamas deputy foreign minister, Ghazi Hamed, helps explain why the Palestinian leadership lost Palestine. Anybody sympathetic to Israel would be criticised for saying any of this - that is, Palestinian leaders were always caught between "liberation" (the eradication of Israel) and "statehood" (West Bank-based mini-state) only to end up with neither:     
I made a similar point in this article back in July 2012: