ABBAS AND AMERICAN MONEY - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • DAVIS
    • 28.03.11 | 20:02 (IST)

    Abbas was pushed by Israeli Government and by American veto to the wall. Abbas lost face infront of the Palestinians as his supporters saw that his soft policy encouraged Natenyahu for building more settlements in Palestine and then came the American veto that broke him down.No wonder now he will mend bridges with Hammas and will exclude the Americans from being the only midiator in the Palestinian Israeli conflict as Palestinians feel that the Americans are backing the Israeli Government in settlements against M.E peace.As for US aid the Palestinians can live without the humiliation of the American dollars.

    from the article: 'Abbas willing to give up U.S. aid for unity with Hamas'
    First published 19:00 28.03.11 | Last updated 19:00 28.03.11
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