Backing the strong against the weak is easy but unprincipled - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tony Silver - Kopenhage
    • 28.11.12 | 19:31 (IST)

    Israel has never accepted Palestine's "right to exist within secure and defensible borders", and will never recognize such a right, so why demand it of the Palestinians? If recognition is not mutual, then it must never be. Is the US a party to the negotiations, or an honest broker? Clearly US policy is written by AIPAC so the Palestinians must take US positions with a very large pinch of salt.

    from the article: Israel’s motto on Palestinian UN bid: Speak loudly, but carry a small stick
    First published 13:47 28.11.12 | Last updated 13:47 28.11.12
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