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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 06.02.10 | 13:11 (IST)

    israelis: "they are like children fighting with each other." peace: "you start with the land, you do not start with peace." "if they say you can have the entire golan back, we will have a peace treaty. but they cannot expect me to give them the peace they expect." europe: "the europeans are like the postman." iran: "they can make problems to the americans more than the other way around." lebanon: "the civil war in lebanon could start in days." american: "now the problem is that the united power states is weaker....if you have weaker united states, it is not good for the balance of the world." (interview with assad in the new yorker)

    from the article: Syria: We're ready for peace, but also for war
    First published 21:46 05.02.10 | Last updated 12:29 06.02.10
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