In 2004, shortly before the death of PLO leader Yasser Arafat, the Pope’s ambassador in Jerusalem, also known as the Papal Nuncio, Archbishop Pietro Sambi, invited me to his home on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem to present a document that he had received from Arafat. The document, in Arabic, …Read More »
‘Palestinians’ refusing to discuss peace….what’s new?
We have been hearing for a while from the Trump camp about the ‘Deal of the Century’. Last week Sunday afternoon the White House announced the first part of its Middle East peace proposal, what officials are calling an economic “workshop” to encourage investing capital in the West Bank, Gaza, …Read More »