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    • Observer
    • 01.10.11 | 18:55 (IDT)

    Cite one thing Blair has managed to do there. I've read of him failing to get the IDF to allow a poor village to link up to the electrical grid, when appealed to. He loves paperwork and the limelight, but keeps negotiating with the Palestinians only to ask them to step back and compromise on things like water in the wells, putting in electricity, always after deep consultation with Israel and the IDF.

    from the article: Palestinian official: Mideast Quartet envoy Tony Blair 'useless'
    First published 17:24 01.10.11 | Last updated 17:24 01.10.11
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