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    • Silvienne
    • 05.09.07 | 19:19 (IDT)

    Olmert won't dismantle the settlements because I think he's afraid, in a political sense, of the settlers. As you say, if America did it, it would be better because America is the only other country that could, due to the fact that it gives Israel so much money. But as you said, Bush is a lame duck and every other presidential contender will follow the usual pro-Israel line. So again, the Palestinians are going to lose out. Called "terrorists" by Israel and America, while they are the ones doing the dying...stats show this all too clearly. However, Israel always has to be the "victim", even as Palestinians die almost daily. Regards

    from the article: First, evacuate the outposts
    First published 00:00 03.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 03.09.07
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