Even if preconditions are not usually useful, they are utterly understandable this time. If Israelis are building more and more on land which must be part of a Palestine state, how can any Palestinian believe that they plan to yield that land? Are Israelis mad people who would spend billions on settlements if they intended to hand them over to Palestinians in short order? No. Deceit is the game here.
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from the article: It's not peace, Madam Secretary