epa07451282 Israelis walk past an election billboard placed by the centrist Israeli Blue and White alliance parties featuring their candidate for Prime Minister, Benny Gantz (L panel 2-L) alongside a panel showing the Likud party (R) with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and extreme right-wing members of the Union of the Right praty Netanyahu's coalition partners, in Tel Aviv, Israel, 20 March 2019. On the right side the Hebrew translates, 'Kahana Lives' and on the left reads, 'People of Israel live Blue and White'. Israelis go to general elections on 09 April 2019.  EPA/ABIR SULTAN
An election billboard for the centrist Israeli Blue and White alliance alongside a panel for the Likud party. Abir Sultan / EPA

The Israeli occupation is anything but temporary – and renders any two-state solution impossible