Our granddaughter’s husband Moshe carried a Torah with an IDF mission at the Warsaw Ghetto Memorial.
Netanyahu made it clear in his address to the US Congress that peace can only come when the Arabs accept a Jewish State in their midst.
The continuously repeated geometric patterns in Islamic art are perceived by Arabs as spreading across North Africa and the Middle East.
They see Israel as a blemish that disrupts the pattern, an alien presence they try to eliminate through war, terrorism and political action.
Peace will come from a fresh metaphor in which the Arabs see Israel’s existence as Allah’s will
Perceiving Israel as the necessary counter-pattern in the overall pattern of the Islamic world will usher in an era of peace.