Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
"On the eve of the disengagement from Gaza, France stands alongside the Israeli people and the Palestinian people to ensure that, on the occasion of this historic decision, we see a revival, a renewal of the peace process within the framework of the Road Map, a process that should allow Israel to live in peace and security and the Palestinian people to build a State both viable and independent."
Statement by Mr. Jacques Chirac on the occasion of his meeting with The Prime Minister of the State of Israel, July 27, 2005
Experts Members of Congress, Ambassadors, Consul Generals, heads of government, heads of major government organizations, members of legislative bodies, and PhD's with significant involvement in, or related to, the Palestinian - Israeli conflict. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
President of France, 1995-2007
Mayor of Paris, 1977-1995
Grand-Croix de la Légion d'Honneur
Grand-Croix de l'Ordre National du Mérite
Croix de la Valeur Militaire
Médaille de l'Aéronautique (aerospace industry)
Chevalier du Mérite Agricole, des Arts et des Lettres, de l'Etoile Noire, du Mérite Sportif, du Mérite Touristique
Grand-croix du Mérite de l'Ordre Souverain de Malte (Grand Cross of the Merit of the Sovereign Order of Malta)