Kontorovich: Israel Should Act Now https://mosaicmagazine.com/response/israel-zionism/2020/06/kontorovich-israel-should-act-now/

Imagine what Israel would look like now if it had declined to apply its law to eastern Jerusalem after the Six-Day War. It shouldn’t pass up a similar chance.

June 23, 2020 | Eugene Kontorovich
About the author: Eugene Kontorovich is a professor at George Mason University Antonin Scalia School of Law, director of its Center for International Law in the Middle East, and a scholar at the Kohelet Policy Forum in Jerusalem.
This is a response to Examining Israel’s Eastern Borders: A Symposium, originally published in Mosaic in June 2020

Imagine what Israel would look like now if it had declined to apply its law to eastern Jerusalem in late June 1967, just after the Six-Day War.

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