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    • James Murray
    • 30.07.10 | 18:47 (IDT)

    Is onwudinjo suggesting that Abbas does NOT have first hand experience with foreign rulers? "When I receive written assurances [about] accepting the 1967 borders and halting settlement [building], I will go immediately to the direct talks," Abbas said before the Arab League meeting. But Natanyahu talks about this vague generality called "peace" without committimg himself to anythng, all of which adds up to nothing. What the Middle East needs is a decent governmnt for Israel.

    from the article: Israel believes Abbas will bide time on direct talks until settlement freeze nears end
    First published 07:27 30.07.10 | Last updated 07:27 30.07.10
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