"The myth is that Abbas rejected the offer. The fact is Abbas did not turn Olmert down. In fact, Abbas said with that offer (93% of West Bank and Gaza) "we can have peace in 2 days." (Ron) Then how do you explain the fact that Abbas is demanding Israel's return to the pre 1967 armistice lines? http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/1127449.html "We cannot go to negotiations without a framework. And we say the framework is UN resolutions, meaning a return to the 1967 borders," Abbas said, referring to Israel's borders on the eve of the Six-Day War"(Abbas) Just for your information, at it's narrowest point (where Israel's population centre is), the 1967 borders are 15 km wide. A return to such borders would be national suicide ...
Gunmen in Egypt kill guard outside Niger embassy (Reuters)
from the article: Response / Henry Siegman on Burston and 'Israel's pathology'