A coercive, one-sided, "peace" cannot stand - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 30.11.07 | 05:33 (IST)

    If America is conspiring with Israel to rush a pro-Israeli "peace agreement" down the throats of the Palestinian people, with the assistance of Abbas as a co-conspiritor, it will not be accepted by the Palestinian people, much less the militant groups. In fact, it will be meaningless. America should encourage Abbas to call for elections, as is his duty under the constitution, rather then conspire with them in anti-democratic activity. In is in the interest of all parties to ensure that the Palestinian leader negotiatating the peace agreement has the legitimate support of his people.

    from the article: U.S. withdraws UN Annapolis resolution after Israel objects
    First published 00:00 30.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.11.07
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