BBC NEWS | Middle East | Israel 'plans W Bank homes boom': " West Bank settlements is one of the most contentious issues "
Let's not kid ourselves on the prospect of Middle East peace. As long as the US continues to take a hard line on Palestine and ignores the actions of Isreal, Palestinians will strap bombs to themselves and blow up resteraunts and buses. Looking tough and standing tall has to give way to full compromise once in a while, and no one seems to be putting Isreal to the task. No one seems to have trouble beating down the Palestinians. though. Xians should stay out of it - they have their own agenda, and it's just as fucked up as the other two parties.