Gestures to date were only made by one side: Israel. It is high time the Muslim-Arabs take the simple step and state that they accept Israel's RIGHT to be, to exist as the nation-state of the Jewish people. It is also time... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jehudah Ben-Israel Qatzrin, Israel
    • 12.09.10 | 06:42 (IST)

    ...that the Muslim-Arabs accept a peace treaty with Israel as the "end of the conflict". Refusal of one or both of these points - and so far that refusal has been categorical, persistent and consistent for many years - is indicative of the Muslim-Arabs real long term goal: the demise of Israel one stage at a time since the full scale wars imposed on Israel and aimed to wipe it off the face of earth have not been successful so far. It is Israel's government's right and obligation to demand the two points mentioned above and it must not make any additional move until and unless the Muslim-Arab leadership accept the two now.

    from the article: Israel and Palestinians clash over agenda for direct peace talks
    First published 00:45 12.09.10 | Last updated 00:45 12.09.10
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