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SaraPrice
ModelUnitedNations
1922015
ChinaPolicyPaper
AlthoughChinaprovidesIsraelandthePalestinianswithresourcestogainsoftpowerin
theMiddleEast,theChineseremainneutralandbelievethataceasefirebetweenthe
ArabMuslimsfromPalestineandJewishpeopleinIsraelisatranscendentalfirststepto
maintainingstabilityforasubsequentsolution.
Before1980,
ThePalestineLiberationOrganization(PLO)obtainedbothfundsand
weaponsfromChinaexclusively.Chinaalwayssupportsthevalidclaimsandlegitimaterightsof
thePalestinianpeopletoestablishanindependentstate.(China)Butinthe80s,thestateof
IsraelevolvednewtechnologiesandinvestmentsalsowereagoodmatchwithChinas
developmentalneedsandChina,asallieswithIsraelandPalestine,becameneutralinitsopen
opinionoftheconflict.(Chunshan)Chinaisastrongsupporterofreconciliationinthe
MiddleEasterncountriesandbytransactingwiththembenefitstheChinesewithinfluenceand
stronginternationalalliances.(Zambelis)ThisincludesIsraelandPalestine,bothofwhomare
valuabletoChina.AceasefireinIsraelwouldpreventallattacksintheGazaStripandWest
Bank,andwithaceasefire,destruction,vandalism,andlossoflifewilldecreaseimmensely.
ChinassoftpowerdiplomacyandgrowingeconomicinroadsintotheMiddleEast
suggestthatitislikelytocontinuetomaintainabalancingactwhenitcomestothequestionof
Palestine.(Zambelis)Asmediatorsofpeace,theChinesebelievethatthedisarmamentof

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weaponsinIsraelandPalestineorasanctiondeclaringaceasefiremonitoredbyawillingthird
partyenforcerandencouragingpeacetalkswillbethebeginningofarenewedharmonybetween
thetwo.(Sike)Chinaisevenwillingtogrant1.5millionUSDinemergencyhumanitarianaidto
PalestinianrefugeesinordertomediatepeaceonIsraelsbehalf.(China)Chinaisdeeply
concernedatthegravesecurityandhumanitariansituationinPalestineandworriedaboutthe
recentrenewederuptionofviolentconflictsandtherapiddeteriorationofthehumanitarian
situation.(Zambelis)AceasefirewouldcreateanopportunityforrelevantpartiesofIsraeland
Palestinetoconsiderpeacetalksasanunshakablestrategicchoice,treateachotherwithgood
will,andresumepeacetalksatanearlydate.(China)
The
ChineseForeignMinisterWangYisaid,Chinaisafirmsupporterandsincere
mediatorforpeacebetweenIsraelandPalestine.
WangYireinforceshispriorstatementwith
thiscommentChinaiswillingtoworkwiththeinternationalcommunitytomakecontributions
toendingtheIsraelPalestineconflict.(China)Thesecontributionsaregrantingfundsforpeace,
aceasefiretolimitdestructionandlossoflife,andencouragesolutionarymeetingsbetween
IsraelandPalestine.