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    • David
    • 10.04.05 | 17:09 (IDT)

    The reality is that the road to peace involves the return to Taba and essentially a complete relinquishment of the occupied territories in exchange for adequate security precautions. However difficult the provisions for security might be to define, discussion of anyting else amounts to intellectual masturbation and a delay of the inevitable outcome. The proclamations to increase the size of the settlments serve nothing but to inflame tensions. The Americans can posture as much as they want but it remains the obligation of the Israelis to square up with reality

    from the article: If Bush is really serious
    First published 00:00 10.04.05 | Last updated 00:00 10.04.05
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