Violence between Israelis and Palestinians over Jerusalem's holiest site, Haram al-Sharif or the Temple Mount, has surged in recent days after Israel installed metal detectors at the compound. Amid many calls for restraint from the international community, one person has remained conspicuously silent: US President Donald Trump. Our panel of guests debates how the United States are – or in this case, are not – handling the crisis.
Produced by Daniel BARNEY, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.
Former US State Department official
Senior Resident Scholar at the Arab Gulf States Institute
Senior Fellow, Harvard University’s Belfer Center
Secretary General, Palestine National Initiative