"The automatic negative reactions to any Palestinian or Syrian signal of a willingness to end the conflict is based on persuasive evidence: the attitude of Hamas to Israel's very existence; the limited degree of control that Abbas commands over the PA; the role of Assad in arming Hezbollah as well as its connection to Iran; and the like." - Uzi Benziman If the evidence is persuasive, then why are you so critical? But that's how you earn your living - being critical. Otherwise, what would you have to say?
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from the article: Is Israel a partner?