If I Was President Obama I'd Be Doing The Same Thing... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yosemite
    • 25.11.09 | 03:29 (IST)

    President Obama is very smart. There are so many dangerous hotheads in the Middle East that no matter what you say or do, you are liable to set off blowback, maybe because you didn't invite them to a birthday party or their daughter didn't win Miss Lebanon. No really! Jerusalem? Think about it. Anybody that addresses that issue will likely make everybody mad. So I think President Obama is being very smart in how he handles the Peace Process. If Arabs and Israelis want to use Hillary or someone else to send messages back and forth, that's fine. But for once and for all, Israeli and Palestinian Leaders need to put their heads together and decide how to work out all their major issues. There's lots of money to be made in a peaceful Middle East and every moment that goes by without a settlement between the Arabs and the Jews means time and money are being wasted. Time and money that's better spent on improving life and having a little fun. Fun like Club Med fun.

    from the article: Abbas: Obama is 'doing nothing' for Middle East peace
    First published 22:10 24.11.09 | Last updated 22:10 24.11.09
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