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    • Yoram
    • 21.09.07 | 22:47 (IST)

    As Americans say this may be a good cop/ bad cop situation, Olmert has to say what he thinks Americans want to hear but Barak can speak from a position of non-appeasement, making it hard for useless concessions to be forced on Israel. If not this shows Barak is surely running for PM, and will compete with Netanyahu's positions. It is a brilliant move lumping Olmert, Ramon, and Livni into a position of being weak/out for their own interests/against the security of the state. Livni will have no chance to ever be PM having become so tainted by her role in Olmert's government.

    from the article: Barak: Israel shouldn't appease U.S. president with one year left
    First published 00:00 21.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 21.09.07
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