Feature

Should the USA recognize the state of Palestine?

Should the USA recognize the state of Palestine?

All the countries that recognize Palestine (Credit: Quartz)
All the countries that recognize Palestine (Credit: Quartz)

With Sweden becoming the first member of the European Union to recognize the state of Palestine, and Spain’s parliament recently supporting recognition, debate on the Palestinian question has reignited across Europe and the United States.

While Germany’s Merkel has lately expressed her stance against “unilaterally recognizing Palestine as a state,” the fact remains that the majority of the international community, 135 countries, have recognized Palestine.

Nevertheless, many believe it is recognition by the United States that will encourage other Western countries and place pressure on Israel to commit to a two (or one) state solution.

Are you in support of US recognition of Palestine? Vote below.

Egypt ready to send military forces to 'support' future Palestinian state
Arranged Marriages in Egypt: Haven or Last Resort?

Subscribe to our newsletter


Feature

More in Feature

All You Need to Know About Egypt’s New Constitutional Amendments

Egyptian StreetsFebruary 16, 2019

Should You Invest in Egypt’s Real Estate?

Egyptian StreetsFebruary 15, 2019

To Write, To Protest: 9 Female Egyptian Writers Who Broke Barriers

Mirna AbdulaalFebruary 14, 2019

Book Review: A Concise History of Sunnis and Shi’is

Mirna AbdulaalFebruary 9, 2019

How Wataneya is Influencing the Children Without Parental Care Sector in Egypt

Nour EltiganiFebruary 8, 2019

‘Madonna Masr’: Remembering the Forgotten 90’s Pop Icon Simone

Mirna AbdulaalJanuary 30, 2019

North African Label Fighting Capitalism Using the Ethos of Souq Merchants

Mirna AbdulaalJanuary 18, 2019

Google Celebrates Egyptian-born Singer Dalida’s 86th Birthday

Mirna AbdulaalJanuary 17, 2019
Egyptian Streets is an independent, young, and grass roots news media organization aimed at providing readers with an alternate depiction of events that occur on Egyptian and Middle Eastern streets, and to establish an engaging social platform for readers to discover and discuss the various issues that impact the region.

© 2017 Egyptian Streets. All Rights Reserved.