Tantamount to betrayal

An Israeli border policeman watches as tear gas cannisters are fired from an armoured personnel carrier (APC) at Palestinian protesters, during clashes near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank city of Ramallah on December 10, 2017, following the US president's controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. AFP / ABBAS MOMANI

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on December 11, 2017, on page 7.




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