Abbas is a statesman - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MM
    • 26.10.11 | 14:12 (IST)

    All those nincompoops who called him a tool for Israel, or Israel's cats paw have blinders on. Whatever disputes he had or has with Hamas are of his and Hamas' making. Abbas is wise - he has increased Israel's isolation by demonstrating that Israel is the main obstacle now. He has shown he is a man of peace and he has kept his commintments. He has made live better for the people in the West Bank

    from the article: Former Shin Bet chief: Abbas is against terror, but not because he loves Israel
    First published 13:28 26.10.11 | Last updated 13:28 26.10.11
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