Israel and Palestine join the EU

Israel and Palestine join the EU

Wild Card's progress: fully-fledged

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Non-for-profit organisations

The source of this Wild Card: 
http://atlantic-community.org/index/Open_Think_Tank_Article/EU_Expansion_to_Israel_and_Palestine

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2025

Wild Card's description 
European leaders become heavily involved in the Midlle East peace process. As an incentive they propose to open negotiations with Israel and the forthcomimg independent Palestinian state about accession of both Israel and Palestine into the EU. This is indeed realised after the establishment of the Palestinian state.