Before we move on to discussing the cause of peace talks’ failures, it is crucial that we understand the peace initiatives that had occurred between Israel and Palestine. The starting point for the peace talks was UN’s Security Council Resolution 1967 which occurred after the 1967 war (Reynolds). This resolution stressed on “withdrawal of Israel armed forces from territories occupied in the recent conflict” and “. . . respect for and acknowledgment . . . of every State in the area and their right to live in peace within secure and re...
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