Benn is only partially right. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jerusalem Jew
    • 06.01.10 | 11:19 (IST)

    "instead of unnecessarily irritating the gentiles". Even though Benn's assessment is for the most part right, his conclusion perpetuates the ghetto mentality. A much stronger stance is necessary against Europe: Europe is not in a position to preach to Israel about the settlements, as long as the Europeans keep their own colonies and independent territories.And even though no comparison can be made, even the US cannot preach to Israel, before their return the land to the Native Americans. Only Lieberman, as a PM, will be strong enough to say this. Bibi is too weak.Peace in the ME would be great, but impossible until the pals get to their senses.

    from the article: Lieberman is right: Peace in two years is unrealistic
    First published 02:38 06.01.10 | Last updated 11:19 06.01.10
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