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Sticks and stones

From the tense peace talks between leaders like Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, to the daily conflicts in the streets, Israel is rife with deep-seated problems.

Currently at the center of the debate is the construction in West Bank settlements. If Israeli officials don’t extend a moratorium on construction, Palestinians have threatened to walk out of peace talks.

Read more about the peace talks or see a photo essay from the settlement that the peace talks are currently hinging on.