Israeli officials fear that Washington will not rush to exercise its veto power against such a resolution - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • jake
    • 19.12.10 | 05:11 (IST)

    Understandable as Israel has rebuffed all American efforts aimed at establishing a reasonable starting point for direct talks. But what is of keen interest is that there may be a part of the resolution requesting calls for international sanctions against the Jewish settlements in the form of a boycott of businesses based there. Testing the waters to determine what Israel should expect if it rejects a UN supported unilateral declaration? I do think so.

    from the article: Arab states preparing UN resolution against Israeli settlements
    First published 01:39 19.12.10 | Last updated 01:39 19.12.10
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