Do you realise how long it has taken me to stop laughing!! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Hakan C
    • 23.07.10 | 11:33 (IDT)

    C'mon, let Papandreou try! After all the difficult times the Middle East have gone through recently, It would be good for us all to have a laugh!! And then, when Papandreou wakes up from dream land, he will realise what a big mistake he has made! Anyway, on a more serious note, he can't be meeting Netanyahu to talk about ME peace process. No offence to our Greek neighbours, but even he knows that no one in the ME will take the suggestion seriously. Who will he talk to? Assad has made it VERY clear that talks between Israel and Syria must involve Turkey. Iran certainly don't trust Greece. And the Palestinians wouldn't entertain the notion either... Hey, we are all allowed to dream though huh? No, he is there to try and capitalize on the current situation between Turkey and Israel... We all know, international politics is a giant game of chess. I have to say, that Papandreou doesn't seem to be playing it very well.

    from the article: Greek PM to Haaretz: We could help mediate Middle East peace agreements
    First published 00:52 23.07.10 | Last updated 00:52 23.07.10
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