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    • Charles
    • 11.03.10 | 01:25 (IST)

    Israel has to learn something about diplomacy. I am as pro Israel as one can be but announcing settlement building during the VP,s visit is just plain stupid. Israel needs US support and while Obama's support is weak Biden came with a strong message of support. To undercut him like this lacks foresight and reminds me of the late 1980's when James Baker no great friend of Israel would arrive in Israel Shamir would announce the building of another settlement. israel must unshackle themselves from the tyrrany of the religious right.

    from the article: How did U.S. groups react to Biden's condemnation of Israel?
    First published 23:09 10.03.10 | Last updated 13:15 14.03.10
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