Avineri disregards the reasons why the Oslo Accords failed - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • gideon gitai
    • 13.01.13 | 16:38 (IST)

    1. PM Rabin failed to keep his promises, due to Settler pressure and that of Shimon Peres. 2. After the slaughter of 39 Palestinians in the Ibrahimi Mosque (=The Makhpela Cave) by Kach member Baruch Goldstein, on 25 February 1994 PM Rabin promised to evacuate the Zealot-Settlers. But... 3. A year after Rabin failed to keep that promise, he was killed by a Right-Wing Zealot in a Tel Aviv Peace-March. 4. The Likud didn't want peace which involved retreating from Occupied Palestine. They still want to settle on Palestinian land. 5. Now Avineri suggests "creative thinking", as if the 2002 'Saudi Peace Plan' is not sufficiently creative...

    from the article: Striving for an illusion-free Middle East peace
    First published 14:07 13.01.13 | Last updated 14:07 13.01.13
Haaretz Headlines
An Israeli soldier detains a Palestinian boy

A picture of a headlock that's worth a thousand words

Why hasn't the IDF, one of the most sophisticated and advanced militaries in the world learned a damned thing since the first intifada?

Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR), July 27, 2015.

Jeff Merkley becomes 31st senator to back Iran deal

Oregon Democrat's support puts within reach 34 votes needed to uphold presidential veto of congressional resolution disapproving the agreement.

Khalida Jarrar

Not just torture: Shin Bet also serves coffee, snacks

Trial of Palestinian lawmaker Khalida Jarrar also touched on what the Shin Bet offers its cuffed ‘guests’.

The cover of the graphic novel "Mike's Place."

Graphic novel tells story of 2003 suicide bombing

Of all the bars in Tel Aviv, Jack Baxter walked into Mike’s Place – but a terror attack would soon hit the bar and change his life forever.