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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 20.04.10 | 02:46 (IDT)

    One has to wonder how serious Netanyahu is about wanting peace. He does not come across as serious. And American reporters for some reason are intimidated by him as they never would be with any American President. How many thousand West Jerusalem homes have been returned to their original Arab owners? How many thousand building permits have been issues to East Jerusalem residents in the past year? The schools are lacking 500 classrooms for Arab students in East Jerusalem, how many are under construction at present? If Netanyahu were serious, he would have answers. And his idea of sanctions on Iran are an act of war, at the very least. They are designed to solidify support for the Dinner-jacket and get all Persians to rally round the flag. Imagine what Israelis would do if those same sanctions were applied to Israel. Either Netanyahu has no clue or he is a fraud. I don't think he's that dumb.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Israeli construction in East Jerusalem is justified
    First published 15:09 19.04.10 | Last updated 20:12 19.04.10
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