Newsweek's International edition made a special report this week. One of the category is War Zones of 2012.
For the Palestanian-Israeli conflict, it made several predictions, including Ariel Sharon lost power in fall 2003 election. Dovish Labor leader Amram Mitzna wins the election and paving the way for resumption of peace talks between the 2 sides.
In 2005, Israel and Palestanian will make historical agreement, with Israel surrendering East Jerusalem, complete pull out from Gaza and some isolated west bank town. Palestinian National Authority, headed by Marwan Barghouti, the Fatah leader released from prison after months of secret negotiations. Meanwhile, Palestanian Authority begin it's major raid on Islamic extremist military group like Al-aqsa, and Hamas.
By 2008, The now-routine five-hour drive along the Mediterranean from Tel Aviv to Beirut, across a border that opened to traffic for the first time in 60 years.