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    • 11.09.09 | 11:40 (IDT)

    He got that strong message from the young gaurd at the Fatah conference. ealistically what as abu Mazen got to gain from meeting Bibi? Is Bibi really going to have a Damascene conversion to a two state solution? So abu Mazen says "no, not until there's a real settlement freeze" and becomes a nationalist hero, Fatah becomes more popular and hopefully corralls Hamas into a national unity government on favourable terms.

    from the article: Abbas refusal to meet Netanyahu could scuttle tripartite talk plan
    First published 01:13 11.09.09 | Last updated 10:25 11.09.09
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