: It was time to settle the status quo, now in our sixth year for today's MODERN TIMES. Not only is the world changing with a pandemic (see otherwise in the newspaper), but the public has also changed drastically in the last decade.
: 20 years after the Oslo agreements, we meet Israel's ambassador, Raphael Schutz, for a conversation about the criticism Israel is exposed to in Norway. What do the wall, the country's militarism and its enmity mean? And will the hatred between Jews and Palestinians ever be able to find a future solution?
: Twenty years have passed since the conclusion of the Oslo agreement, which was to mean the start of peace between Israel and Palestine. "It fills me with sadness to look back on the optimism that existed 20 years ago, when the agreement was entered into," says Secretary General of Norwegian Refugee Council, Jan Egeland.
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