"Again, not a month ago, we had a leak that Israel and Syria had been negotiating for peace." - Jacob Blues Individuals, trying to give the system an enema. The talks were not approved, nor did the government participate. The talks were deplored and ignored by the government of Israel. Do you ever read the articles beyond the headlines. There is a difference between "Israelis" and "Israel." "Syria, which blew up Hariri just over a year ago . . " - Jacob Blues I guess you missed the investigation. Syria might have approved, but the job was clearly planned and executed by Lebanese. Jacob, the Olmert government has refused repeatedly over the last year to talk to Syria. That is the situation. Syria offers and Olmert refuses.
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from the article: Syrian President vows to keep supporting Hezbollah, Hamas