Dear Ibrahim, Gandhi would have gotten the civilian population of Israel to realize that the Occupation is immoral and cannot last, and the settlements would also have to go. With a Palestinian Gandhi, Rabin would not have needed to fear the anger the terror campaign has induced in Israelis. Both our nations suffer deeply from the fact that Arafat was no Gandhi. We also suffer from the fact that Rabin was no De Gaul. But it is so much easier to become a Gandhi after the Mahatma had already shown the way.
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from the article: The Rabin state
Social-democratic Sweden has turned the establishment of a Palestinian state into a flagship project of its foreign policy, and it will not rest until its vision takes flesh and bears its stamp.03:35 11.02.16 | 0 comments