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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 13.12.09 | 15:29 (IST)

    Were Israel to be honest about it's intent it would make everything far easier for everyone. The USA and the World would realize that the situation was hopeless and confront reality. Which is neither the USA, EU or Arab League is ACTUALLY going to do what would be necessary to force Israel to evacuate the West Bank and recognize a Palestinian state. Because Israel keeps on saying that it actually wants peace, fools in the USA and EU believe Israel. Honesty is not a bad policy. In the case of Israel it would be a liberating policy. No more need to lie, no need to pretend, no need to make excuses and prevaricate. Why not just tell the world that Israel wants Judea and Samaria, not Peace? Does Israel refuse to be honest with the world because it would require being honest with itself?

    from the article: Netanyahu should admit Israel doesn't want peace
    First published 01:13 13.12.09 | Last updated 17:14 16.12.09
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