As Israel remembers the victims of the Holocaust, US Secretary of State John Kerry is visiting the middle east in hopes of restarting peace talks.
A boycott campaign to champion Palestinian rights is polarizing public opinion in the West, and Germany is no exception. It has sparked a debate about where criticism of Israel ends and anti-Semitism begins.
Amos Oz, one of Israel's greatest living authors, has also been a preeminent peace activist and remains a passionate advocate of a two-state solution in his homeland. He tells DW how he believes peace can be achieved.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said the Holocaust was prompted by Jewish people's "social behavior," not their religion. US, European and Israeli officials have condemned his remarks as anti-Semitic.
US President Donald Trump has met with the Palestinian Authorities top official, Mahmoud Abbas, in Bethlehem. Both leaders spoke of the stalled Middle East peace process and condemned the terror attack in Manchester.
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