I've been to Bethlehem; in the early 1990's, I could rent a car in Jerusalem and be there in ten minutes; no "security barrier", roadblocks or checkpoints - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • to Samsoul
    • 27.10.11 | 16:26 (IST)

    If Arafat had not walked away from peace negotiations in 2000 to launch his terrorist war; or if Abbas had not refused to respond to Olmert's offers in 2008; Bethlehem today would be part of an Arab Palestine state. Unfortunately for the Arabs, you have not yet learned that the decisions and actions of your leaders have consequences. So, quit whining, and start pressuring your leadership to return to negotiations.

    from the article: U.S. warns Israel: New Jerusalem construction will aid Palestinian bid at UN
    First published 13:06 27.10.11 | Last updated 13:06 27.10.11
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