Agreement on Borders - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David Goshen
    • 06.08.10 | 07:04 (IDT)

    The key to the settlement of the conflict between the Palestineans & Israelis is the speedy agreement on the future borders before the settlement freeze comes to an end.The main reason for unrest is the constant occupation with where the borders will be.Such an agreement will enable both sides to quickly go about the logistics .Billions can be saved and much personal suffering can be avoided if both sides will be flexible and take into account that the both sides want to live in peace .This could be a shining example to all the warring neighboring countries proving that the quality of life & progress is what is important and not the battle for political power.Calling for a settlement freeze extension is only a way of looking for a "catch 22"situation.It is a sure way of making a settlement wel neigh impossible!

    from the article: Abbas sets conditions for direct talks with Israel
    First published 16:59 05.08.10 | Last updated 16:59 05.08.10
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