its the elephant in the room isn't it. we all know that without Palestinian recognition of Israel as a Jewish state, there is no deal as the Palestinians seek to eventually acquire the whole land through various means... this is their wish.... they don't even try to hide it so let's not kid ourselves. why share the cake if we are going to have to give it all up anyway??
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from the article: Abbas welcomes French bid to revive peace talks with Israel