Israel should ask herself that question, too. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tzfonit
    • 07.01.07 | 11:51 (IST)

    I would not go so far as to say that Israeli and Arab moderates have more of a common denominator than the Jewish right and left. That can only be said after peace talks begin and after we find common ground for dialogue. But the emergence of moderators from the wings to front stage is definitely the key to solving not only the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but to halting the polarization of the West versus fundamentalism in the Middle East and the world. For this reason, Livni's theory should not be taken lightly. Before you talk about the Arabs wanting to know wheter Israel intends to give back territory, I think Israel herself had better ask herself that question. The answer, in my opinion, is yes. It's about time we stopped attempting to "dance at two weddings at once" by wasting time talking about dollars while expanding settlements. GET BACK TO THE ROAD MAP.

    from the article: While Livni is polishing her wording
    First published 00:00 07.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 07.01.07
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