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    • StephenL
    • 16.12.09 | 06:25 (IST)

    There has been too much focus on settlement building and not enough on the end game; and if this report is accurate, then pleasingly the US has also come to that conclusion. Whether Arafat truly declined this offer, or whether Sharon's stated intention to derail the deal on taking power did so, is moot. The fact that Israel pretends it would have accepted the deal is now beneficial, as it will make it harder for it to squirm out from it this time.

    from the article: U.S. planning to restart Israel-PA talks based on '67 borders
    First published 02:04 16.12.09 | Last updated 13:35 16.12.09
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