Assad needs to make Israel an "offer that it cannot refuse". - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MIKEinNYC
    • 16.09.10 | 18:26 (IST)

    Assad should be courageous if he wants peace by offering full, complete and immediate normalization of relations with Israel in exchange for the peaceful return of the Golan Heights. From Israel`s point of view, that`s a deal worth taking while Syria has nothing to lose. By "normalization" I mean like what the US has with Canada and Mexico. Israel captured the Heights when it was fighting a war for survival in 1967. If Israel gets peace with true and full normalization with this neighbor then Israel will have achieved its goal.

    from the article: U.S. confirms intense efforts to restart Israel-Syria peace efforts
    First published 00:52 16.09.10 | Last updated 00:52 16.09.10
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