Hamas resisted, fought and got land - PLO compromised spoke language of peace, elected who the Israelis wanted and got NOTHING - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Observer
    • 02.12.10 | 16:16 (IST)

    Hezboallah the same - the reality is that no people have ever won anything, especially in this region, by not resisting, at least in some way, negotiations always favor the strongest party. Palestinians either need to make the occupation brutally painful to continue (thereby also undermining regional support for bombing Iran, if the territories are inflamed) or they can delegitimize Israel by going the Ghandi approach and demand equal rights, and a one state solution, why not one state? Because we are a different people? Racist! This should be the mantra - and peaceful marches, even the US could not shield israel from the UN and global people from this.

    from the article: Palestinians: Israel has chosen West Bank settlements over peace
    First published 13:14 02.12.10 | Last updated 13:14 02.12.10
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