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    • Joey
    • 03.12.12 | 20:30 (IST)

    Israel could hold a strong bargaining chip here. By allowing the construction of 3000 housing units, Israel may demand strong concessions from the US, and EU in regard to their diplomatic ties with the PA in exchange to canceling the allowance. If that is not possible, Israel may at least demand that something be done about Iran, such as an American assurance it would attack if the Uranium enrichment is not cancelled by March

    from the article: White House: U.S. calls on Israel to reconsider settlement plan in E-1
    First published 19:59 03.12.12 | Last updated 19:59 03.12.12
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