Peter SM, The Arab spring is based on self-determination of the people in the region, they will vote for the peope that represent them in their Parliament, what has this got to with Israel and how it treats the Palestinians. I mean 20+ years is a long time to be negotiating with Israel who openly disposses Palestinaians of their land and then starts building houses on other people's land and names it settlements like it's a nice little friendly phrase. It's stealing land that doesn't belong to Israle and then building houses on it. So let's call it what it is. I note you're in Australia, I'm here too mate. I'd be happy to catch up in person and have a chat. You just let me know.
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