#23 Joseph E. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ron
    • 07.03.10 | 21:09 (IST)

    The world might wonder what "policies and statements of appeasement, goodwill gestures, and concessions," Israel has proffered toward the peace process. The 90 day freeze on settlement building, while continuing to build 3,000 housing units in the West Bank, and to place Jerusalem off limits for any building limits? Continuing the harsh and humiliating occupation in the West Bank? Maintain the near genocidal blockade over Gaza and continue the annexation of Jerusalem: both in violation of the 4th Geneva Convention and considered war crimes? Or perhaps its the continued construction of the barrier wall, which the UN International Court of Justice has declared illegal. At which one of those peace offers should the Palestinians grasp and count on for their future?

    from the article: Netanyahu: 'Heritage' list won't change West Bank status quo
    First published 15:35 25.02.10 | Last updated 13:40 03.03.10
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