4 readers online now  |  69 million page views

Face of New Governance with Quran in the Background?

Reader comment on item: Can the Koran Solve Israel's Political Impasse?
in response to reader comment: New Resolve Found in Differing Approach to Governance?

Submitted by M Tovey (United States), Jun 2, 2021 at 19:56

In an article coming from 'Times of Israel', 3 June 2021, Ra'am party chief Mansour Abbas is reported to have signed on to the coalition with Bennett and Lapid.
Called a conservative Islamist, Ra'am chief Mansour Abbas is making history, it is said.
Maybe, but it points to Dr. Pipes' supposition here that Quranic values are now to be at least considered as the government seeks to get past an impasse that has stalled any overt attempts to marginalize the efforts of (t be) former PM Netanyahu. Might this forestall the day of rage promised for Friday's prayers?
Maybe some Bedouins might get some rights as well?
This remain to be seen, since it did not address the issue of who controls the Temple Mount in the new government, since that change was under the radar of getting the right to pray for the peace of Jerusalem in traditional Jewish petitions. And Hamas and Hizbollah are in the wings also, waiting; waiting......

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Face of New Governance with Quran in the Background? by M Tovey

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2021 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)