Fact: Rivlin belongs to the right-wing of Likud - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Menachem
    • 29.04.10 | 20:33 (IDT)

    Apparently, many of the responders here do not know Israeli politics. Rivlin belongs to the hard right-wing of Likud, as you can verify by reading about his past. His statement was undoubtedly intended to stress his unwillingness to evacuate any settlements. But, quite unwittingly, he revealed the self-destructive logic of the settlers' position - i.e., that sooner or later it will bring about a single, bi-national state between the River and the Sea. Rivlin has done a great service in, however unwittingly, demonstrating where the settlers are bringing us.

    from the article: Israel official: Accepting Palestinians into Israel better than two states
    First published 17:34 29.04.10 | Last updated 17:44 29.04.10
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