Arnold's "explanation" is based on a false assumption i.e. that once Abbas meets with Bibi then Israel will stop the building - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 31.05.13 | 08:39 (IDT)

    But that assumption is simply incorrect i.e. Bibi won't end the construction because Abbas sits down and asks him nicely, all such a meeting will do is provide Bibi with diplomatic cover to accelerate that building work. So such a meeting won't ever reach an "agreement", precisely because it's in Bibi's interest to drag up the negotiations.... well.... indefinitely.

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    First published 16:09 30.05.13 | Last updated 22:09 30.05.13
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