As Tom Friedman put it this weekend: Get out of the way, America...... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Swiss-Dino
    • 13.12.10 | 10:21 (IST)

    .....and start working behind the scenes for a reasonable one state solution. The project "two state solution" is as dead as it only can be....except the Obama administration will have the backbone to approve of a unilateral Palestinian declaration of statehood at the U.N. against the will of the crazy Republicans and many (mostly Jewish) members of his own party + of course the kicking and screaming AIPAC/ADL. Israels (true) friends in this world can only hope, that he will find that backbone over the next couple of months.....

    from the article: Visiting U.S. envoy Mitchell to push Israel for stance on core Mideast issues
    First published 02:09 13.12.10 | Last updated 02:09 13.12.10
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