Actually Alex, aside from economic and stability factors behind the offers of peace by Israel's neighbors, the other big consideration IS their hold on power - - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    which is under constant threat from Islamic extremists who capitalize on - for incitement and recruitment - the regional antagonism spawned by the same Israeli occupations and policies that the peace proposals require an end to...they ARE indeed concerning themselves with the stability of their own countries and the longevity of their regimes. And Iran is NOT an Arab country, nor is it involved in any peace proposals with Israel - but it IS another of the considerations behind those made by Israel's Arab neighbors.

    from the article: Mideast peace needs prophets, not yes-men
    First published 16:10 14.08.10 | Last updated 16:10 14.08.10
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