Israeli Settlements

Trump frets about Israeli settlements - finally

Trump frets about Israeli settlements - finally

I don’t think I have ever seen a more inane pronouncement in my life than this: “Trump ... has made clear that unrestrained settlement activity does not advance the prospect for peace.” Duh! (“White House tries again to revive Mideast talks,” Aug. 23).

This is like saying that stealing my land and resources, controlling my movements doesn’t contribute to being good neighbors. Who knew?

Unrestricted settlement activity is, of course, the cause of the lack of peace. Israel’s consistent and persistent theft of Palestinian land can in no way contribute...

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