Dutch # 150 re Palestinian State - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Eli
    • 11.01.07 | 06:38 (IST)

    No one is standing in the way of the Palestinians declaring a state. They can negotiate with Israel by being or not being a soveriegn entity, but I think it's to their advantage to declare a state and negotiate. It adds credibility, and world recognition at a minimum. Even Israel will have to recognize it as Israel said it would.

    from the article: Hamas denies Meshal said group would consider recognizing Israel
    First published 00:00 10.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 10.01.07
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