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Western University
Political Science
Political Science 3314E
Radoslav Dimitrov

ISRAELIPALESTINIAN CONFLICT MARCH 8 2012 INTRODUCTIONIf you are not confused about this conflict than you arent understanding it properly Theme of state sovereignty terrorism ethnic conflictsTraditionally a very unstable region because of the fight between Israelis and Palestinians and what makes it really high stakes is the US involvement The relationship between the US and Israel is special because Enormous contrast between political US and the rest of the world because of hegemony most likelyUN resolutions that were adopted to balance the power that the US has virtually all of the time the vast majority of the of the world takes sides AGAINST Israel where US almost always favours IsraelIt is not the fight between the Jewish and the MuslimsFrom geopolitical point of view their interests of the US should be on that of the Israelis side US is on Israels side because there are a lot of Jews in Israel and a lot of Jews in the US Countries have pooled their sovereignty together virtually any kind of policy in Israel will receive official support from America America finds itself completely dependent and following helpless the policy preferences of a much smaller completely separate sovereign state and they follow it even when it risks a third world warHISTORY Israel is incredibly small there are 76 million people living there and 6 million are Jewish and 16 are Arabs living there and there is a sizable number who are living in the Palestinian territories Always has conditional and fluid boundaries everything is always in flux These behaviours propel the cycle of violence
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