Israel is a binational state, without including Palestinians - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joan Liverpool
    • 10.11.09 | 22:56 (IST)

    The difference between settler-haredim & regular Israelis is not simply a matter of democratic opinion differences. Though they have the same religion ~in name~, the differences in depth of beliefs and priorities are such that they cannot move forward as one country. Common needs enabled them to create a state together, but that was 60 years ago - things have changed dramatically since then. Today the settler/haredim are in complete charge of power in Israel. And Obama's only choice will be to accept Salaam Fayad's final solution of unilateral declaration of Palestine.

    from the article: Emanuel tells GA: Only dialogue can bring peace
    First published 17:19 10.11.09 | Last updated 11:39 25.11.09
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