Constantly futile Palestine talk is leading in only one direction

With news that Barack Obama, Mahmoud Abbas and Benjamin Netanyahu will meet this week in the US for a completely empty photo-call, this comment on Friday from Hamas legislator Mushir al-Masri at a rally in Gaza’s Beit Lahia is ominous:

The choice of negotiations has proven a failure, and it’s time that Palestinian negotiators abandon this worthless and destructive tool and go back to holy war.

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