Is it in the US interest for this conflict to end? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • veto
    • 14.06.11 | 05:49 (IDT)

    If it is, then putting up a veto at the UN and overtly trying to limit palestinian bargaining power against their occupation is not conductive to ending the conflict; If on the other hand the US is interested in perpetuating regional conflict by creating a highly military but dependent israel perpetually poised against its surroundings then using a veto will only undermine American power and limit its scope of action later on.

    from the article: EU pushing peace plan based on Obama's '1967 borders' speech
    First published 02:13 14.06.11 | Last updated 02:13 14.06.11
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