Yossi Beilin and his team at Oslo underestimated Arafat's position but now we have a genuine player in Abu Ma'azen.Only we have another slippery leader in BB.Can he really deliver a peace deal even if he agrees one with Abu Ma'azen ? Is he really prepared to compromise on settlements abd J'lem ? BB is managing the talks and balancing his coalition to stay in power and work on the Palestinians to have their own "economic miracle" and therefore put statehood on ice.
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from the article: A two-pronged approach to peace