On the contrary - if a heavyweight such as Russia does, this is going to create tremendous momentum. China might follow suit, and European nations will feel like the time is right, with major European nations doing the same not to look like they're under reacting and leaving Third World countries take the initiative. The Quartet could very well change its approach. It may well be that shortly, the only country left that will not recognize Palestine in the 67 borders would be the US.
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from the article: Israel concerned Russia will recognize Palestinian state