I have tried for several years now to understand just what is going on in the Middle East. This article, and these two quotes sum it up quite nicely.
Until these attitudes go away, nothing will change, it really is as simple as that.
“The aim is to expose the crimes the Zionists have committed. Debating with logic and evidence and using their media and appearing on their television channels will be effective and allow us to reach a wider audience. At the same time it will show the Zionists that we are willing to talk to them on their own ground,” he said.
Al-Nujaimi said there could be no normalization of relations with Israel which, he said, has for many years broken all international agreements and sabotaged every peace initiative. He said that nothing will work with it except jihad, including boycotting all of its media networks and cultural activities.
Those agreements were broken by those in the Arab/Muslim/Palestinian world.