as part of the effort to clear the decks for action against Iran. Maybe not. Or maybe Kerry and the Obama administration truly believe in the possibilities of earnest diplomatic effort, that if only the right formulation and phrasing could be found, a process could begin that will lead to peace. If you seek peace, prepare for war. I forgot who said that 2,000 years ago, but it's always been true. The Arabs in general and the Palestinians in particular have never been sincere about a long-term peace with Israel- hudnas only, The exception is Jordan and that won't last 10 minutes beyond the end of the Hashemite dynasty.
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