Israeli security held hostage by Lieberman - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 26.12.07 | 11:09 (IST)

    Israel's security depends on a comprehensive peace with ALL of its neighbours, as all of them have united around the Saudi plan. If Israel continues to drag the US along in its attempted land grabs, frustrating peace negotiations, Israel will end up alone as a thorn in the side of the Arabs and despised in all the world as an Apartheid Regime. A tightrope walker, or a Western gunslinger, by definition, exist in an unstable condition by maintaining a precarious balance. The gunslinger analogy fits better, and is even more precarious. This is false security, delusion which will end in disaster. Yisrael Beiteinu and Shahs are an existential threat to Israel by impeding peace, the only basis for Israeli existence. As spoilers of peace, their value in the coalition is zero, in the long run. To base the peace negotiations on a foundation of veto by Lieberman is a non-starter for peace, and suicidal for Israel.

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    First published 00:00 26.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.12.07
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