A peace based on equal respect for both peoples’ rights will take time, however.
Steps to lower the temperature are urgent in the interim.
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict experienced a new outburst in April-May 2021, spreading from East Jerusalem to the occupied West Bank and Israel’s mixed cities, and also to Gaza, where Israel and Hamas fought an eleven-day war, their fourth in fourteen years, exacting a high human and physical toll.
Why did it happen?
The absence of a…