Berman's Blind Spot - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 20.12.10 | 08:45 (IST)

    Berman thinks that Republicans "leadership in the Congress would be so irresponsible as to want to weaken American security for partisan interests." The Senate Republicans are currently actively trying to start a new Cold War with Russia. One of my Senators proposed an amendment to the START treaty preamble which would cause a re-negotiation, even though preambles are not binding on anybody. That is the height of irresponsibility and bad faith and the Russians know it. And the Russians, unlike the Soviets and the USA, are not currently on the verge of bankruptcy. If Berman doesn't know what is going on in another chamber of the building he works in, it is difficult to conceive that he knows the mind of the President or has any real desire to do other than Netanyahu's bidding.

    from the article: 'Palestinian hurting their cause by pursuing unilateral statehood'
    First published 01:27 20.12.10 | Last updated 01:27 20.12.10
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