Cesta pro Blízký Východ

V tomto nesnadném období izraelsko-palestinských vztahů je naprosto nutné podniknout pozitivní kroky a mobilizovat dobrou vůli mezinárodního společenství. Použití síly je dnes pro většinu Palestinců a Izraelců jediným myslitelným řešením. Palestinská společnost má z krátkodobého pohledu pramalou naději - co víc může ztratit? Stejně jasné je ale i to, že uchylování se ke krajním řešením přinese zase jen další a dost možná horší střety.

Neměli bychom se smířit s dalšími roky nenávisti a trápení. Základy budoucího míru musíme znovu vystavět dříve, než všechny civilizované struktury budou nadobro smeteny. Prioritou nás všech je současný konflikt, ale dokud se univerzální prioritou nestane člověk, budou konflikty i nadále vévodit mezilidským a mezinárodním vztahům.

Ti, kdo chtějí přispět ke snížení napětí, by měli nejprve nalézt a prosadit východiska, aby míroví vyjednavači nalezli společnou půdu. Politická a mediální podpora by se měla zaměřit na programy, které probíhají na místě a o kterých informují humanitární a nevládní organizace, ne na konkrétní náboženskou agendu. Naprostou přednost by měly dostat projekty, které budou utužovat spolupráci mezi různými vyznáními, různými školami v rámci jedné víry a mezi náboženskými a světskými skupinami.

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