# 40 - Petra --Arab had 61 years to make Peace - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen
    • 12.11.09 | 17:44 (IST)

    My dear friend, you seem off track once again, by implying that the Arabs are the party not asking for peace. You also imply that peace would be available for the asking from the Israel. In 2002, seven years ago the Arab League set forth a Proposal for peace with Israel. There was a one day conference in Annapolis, Maryland with 17 Arab countries represented and Livni and Olmert present. Why can't the current government pick up where the last one left off. This Arab proposal is a great starting point for peace talks--but It's Israel that doesn't want to move it forward.

    from the article: Report: Netanyahu ready to discuss Golan pullout
    First published 09:40 12.11.09 | Last updated 11:41 25.11.09
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