After speaking to a packed house at Clovis Community College on Wednesday about the U.S. role in furthering bloodshed between Israel and the Palestinian people, Alison Weir answered questions from GV Wire’s Bill McEwen on the following topics:
— The Israeli elections held Tuesday, Sept. 17, which could result in Benjamin Netanyahu’s ouster as prime minister.
— The U.S. Democratic Party presidential candidates who best understand the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
— President Donald Trump’s handling of the situation.
— What Hamas must do for peace to prevail in the region.
— American understanding of the grim realities on the ground and how U.S. military aid to Israel affects the peace process.
Click on the video above to view Weir’s answers.