Some good reads – Palestine, Israel Edition

Some links from the last couple of days:

– The Rafah Crossing between Egypt and Gaza will open for a few days, but there is confusion as to when.

– Israeli ambassador to the US Michael Oren said that Obama has not exerted any real pressure on Israel, unlike past US regimes.

– Leaders of Fatah warned of a possible third intifada, but this time against the PA.

– While Mahmoud Abbas thinks peace in six months is possible, Israeli FM Lieberman believes peace is impossible for 10-20 years.

– Israel is planning the construction of nearly 700 homes in occupied West Bank near Jerusalem.

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