Orthodox Jew in Palestine/Israel Daniel Leal Olivas/ iImages via Zuma Press

Más allá de la solución de dos estados

NEW HAVEN – Mientras el caos en Medio Oriente empeora, parece que la suerte de los palestinos ha quedado en segundo plano para la diplomacia. De hecho, desde que en 2014 Israel lanzó la operación Escudo Protector en Gaza, la solución de dos estados está en terapia intensiva, a pesar de los heroicos esfuerzos por revivirla del secretario de Estado de los Estados Unidos John Kerry. Muchos en la región y en otras partes creen que ya está muerta.

Pero eso supone un nuevo problema. Si los palestinos no tendrán un estado propio, tarde o temprano muchos empezarán a exigir el derecho a votar en las elecciones israelíes. Será una ardua lucha. Israel apoyó tanto tiempo la idea de los dos estados, en parte, para sacar de discusión la cuestión del voto palestino.

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