Abbas needs to take responsibility - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jania
    • 24.04.10 | 19:14 (IDT)

    Abbas is a fussy baby in a highchair waiting for Daddy Obama to feed him Israel on a silver spoon. Open wide. Clearly, the reason Israel doesn?t want an imposed solution is that Israelis are a grown up people who are in charge of their own destiny and want to take responsibility for their own decisions. How can Israel make peace with the Palestinians, whose government is politically immature and refuses to take on any obligations or responsibilities? What authority does Abbas even have to make and keep a peace agreement? Abbas will make sure that any proximity talks or direct talks (if he can get himself to sit down at a table with grownups) will lead nowhere so he can cry for help.

    from the article: Abbas urges Obama to impose Mideast peace solution
    First published 11:47 24.04.10 | Last updated 22:38 24.04.10
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