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Friday, August 4, 2017
Six Major Problems with China’s Israeli-Palestinian ‘Peace’ Plan
JERUSALEM — China’s UN ambassador has been calling on the international community to support a four-point proposal from President Xi Jinping to guide Israeli-Palestinian negotiations leading to the creation of a Palestinian state.
The Chinese plan would harm Israel’s national security, concede strategic Israeli territory and result in the creation of a terrorist-supporting Palestinian state.
The four points of China’s plan, asoutlinedby theWashington Post, are:
Advancing a two-state solution based on the 1967 borders with East Jerusalem as the capital of a new Palestinian state.
Upholding “the concept of common, comprehensive, cooperative and sustainable security,” immediately ending Israeli settlement building, taking measures to prevent violence against civilians and calling for an early resumption of peace talks.
Coordinating international efforts to put forward “peace-promoting measures that entail joint participation at an early date.”
Promoting peace through development and cooperation between the Palestinians and Israel.
Below are six major problems with China’s unrealistic plan: READ MORE