Secretary of State John Kerry will be among dozens of Western and Arab officials meeting in Paris this weekend for a controversial conference to discuss a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Noticeably absent from the so-called Paris Peace Conference are the main players: Israel and the Palestinians. “It’s a rigged conference, rigged by the Palestinians

with French auspices to adopt additional anti-Israel stances,” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. “This pushes peace backwards. It’s not going to obligate us,” Netanyahu added before a meeting with the Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende. READ MORE