'hand held out in peace' indeed. why no recognition? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • frenz
    • 23.12.07 | 16:59 (IST)

    'It`s interesting that the conniving Olmert rejects a hand held out in peace from Hamas under the pretext that Hamas must first recognize Israel.' what is 'interesting' here is why hamas will not recognise israel's right to exist, and why olmert's insistence upon this might be though 'pretext.' recognition would be costless to hamas, and would call olmert's bluff magnificently were he actually bluffing. 'hand held out in peace' - stercore tauri. see dovale 23 on that one.

    from the article: Ehud Olmert rejects Hamas' offer of cease-fire in Gaza Strip
    First published 00:00 23.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 23.12.07
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