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    Yes, Shamir is right that eventually Israel will lose the US even with this new Congress. But Israel is on the way of losing the rest of the world now. In South America we are witnessing a rolling diplomatic disaster, where one country after another recognizes Palestine. Soon there will be a move in the Security Council to condemn Israeli construction in the Occupied Territories, including Jerusalem. I imagine Obama will not veto this, and might even support it. The front will move to Europe. The Palestinians are already asking the Quartet to come up with a peace plan, which eventually it will have to. We will then see a repeat of the South America collapse in Europe. Stay tuned for more news.

    from the article: Israel's right should be wary of U.S. conservatives
    First published 01:25 04.01.11 | Last updated 01:25 04.01.11
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