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    • Mark from Georgia
    • 28.01.10 | 15:23 (IST)

    Look Bill while their are competing stories as to what was offered, Dennis Ross in his book about the ME was closer to my assessment than yours. Many of the items you mentioned i.e. airspace, seaports, etc. were left open till a later date for a permanent outcome. That only makes sense, since the two state solution has been on the table since 1948 when the Arabs first rejected it. Then waged a war of annihilation against the Jews that has continued to this day. Israel should control these things at first until the Pals prove they are sincere about peace. If Gaza is an example of what will happen when Israel pulls out things don't look great.

    from the article: Barak, Mubarak talks to focus on coaxing Abbas to negotiating table
    First published 02:15 27.01.10 | Last updated 12:31 27.01.10
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