Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, left, shakes hands after presenting a medallion to Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, during a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, July 18, 2017.REUTERS/Mark Schiefelbein/Pool
Why China’s offer to broker a Middle East peace is a bit superficial and self-serving

If Beijing truly wants to take up the Palestinians’ cause it will have to go beyond rhetorical support and doomed resolutions.