The word describes a sovereign entity that simply doesn’t exist.
Some of the world’s more intractable conflicts demand a legal rather than a political solution.
As is often the case in the Middle East, third-party bilateral relationships are driving Turkey and Saudi Arabia further apart.
Anton Salman, the mayor of Bethlehem, in his first interview in 2018: starting from the “Siege of the Nativity church,” passing through Donald Trump’s declaration about Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, ending with the future of Palestine.
In a case of history repeating, Moscow is making new diplomatic inroads into both the DPRK crisis and the Israel-Palestine peace process.
Will the Jerusalem embassy move be boon or bane to Hamas-Fatah reconciliation?
The Trump administration’s threats against the Palestinian Authority might impact the peace process in ways that were never intended.
What twists and turns can we expect from the Trump show in 2018?
Following through with one of his campaign promises, President Trump has bucked decades of US policy by recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Some fear that a new settlement law in Israel could serve as legal precedent for expelling Palestinians from the West Bank.