Carrots Get Eaten - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Vladek
    • 07.07.10 | 20:29 (IDT)

    Maybe Obama believes a carrot will sway Netanyahu. I suspect Netanyahu will eat the carrot and then demand more. If he does not get more, Netanyahu will throw a tantrum which will be damaging to the Palestinians. Obama is negotiating with a person whose political life is dependent upon zealots. It is time to recognize when an impasse has been reached and there is a need for tougher tactics.

    from the article: ANALYSIS / Obama trying carrot, not stick, on Netanyahu
    First published 12:56 07.07.10 | Last updated 12:56 07.07.10
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