| Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president (right),|
welcomes George Bush to Ramallah
George Bush, the US president, arrives in Israel on Wednesday in a bid to bolster peace efforts between Israelis and Palestinians before he leaves office next year.
Bush has been the first US president to advocate a two state solution, which he already mentioned in 2002.
Inside Story discusses how realistic the chances are of having two states within a year after 60 years of conflict.
What would it take to achieve this goal, and can the US play the role of the honest broker?
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