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H.D.S. Greenway

A what-if on the Mideast

By H.D.S. Greenway
November 27, 2007

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AS AN Israeli-Palestine summit convenes this week, take a moment to contemplate one of the more intriguing what-ifs of history. What if the United States had been landed with the responsibility of ruling Palestine after the end of the Ottoman empire? And what if that mandate had included all of today's Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria too? Would the Middle ... (Full article: 759 words)

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