Israel is expanding settlements at the fastest rate ever. If the Palestinians are fine with that, then they should continue to do nothing. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 28.02.12 | 03:58 (IST)

    Israel will never "give" the Palestinians anything. The game between the two sides is take, take, take. At this point, the Israelis have a considerable lead. If the Palestinians are waiting for someone to come along and GIVE them a state, as happened with the Israelis, it is NOT going to happen. The Palestinians must engage the international community. Right now, Palestinian lethargy is making it easy for America and the EU to turn their heads and say, "The Palestinians don't seem that put out". The Americans and the Europeans need to be engaged on one side or the other. Make them choose. Time is on Israel's side with things as they are now. If the Palestinians are ever going to have a state, they must make the issue come alive now and not let it go back to sleep as they have done recently.

    from the article: Palestinian Authority threatens to 'reevaluate' its agreements with Israel
    First published 02:00 28.02.12 | Last updated 02:00 28.02.12
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