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    • dyinglikeflies
    • 17.11.10 | 03:06 (IST)

    How can America protect Israel from itself? Israel cannot simply hope to "absorb" the West Bank without ceasing to be a Jewish state. Sharon knew it. Olmert knew it. The only people who don't admit it are the CURRENT politicians who are, in a word or two, cowards and opportunists. Of course, the day Netanyahu resigns from active politics, he will admit it too. No Palestinian leader will admit they have to give up the "right of return" to his people, and no Israeli leader will be honest about the West Bank. If it wasn't so tragic it would be funny.

    from the article: Cabinet stalls on settlement freeze as Israel and U.S. clash over terms
    First published 01:28 17.11.10 | Last updated 01:28 17.11.10
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