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    • Ibrahim
    • 16.02.06 | 16:26 (IST)

    Jordan, The point in which I disagree is your statement that a withdrawal from the West Bank is fraught with existential dangers... Incorrect. What you seem to forget is the fact that Israel's withdrawal from the West Bank, and the conclusion of a peace treaty between Israel and the emerging Palestinian State, will indeed lead to tactical cooperation between them, likely leading to friendly relations a few more years down the road. I envision a great deal of cooperation between the two nations. Israel will be more secure with the conclusion of a peace deal. The question? Can Israel bring herself to negotiate on the basis of equality and international law and something other than complete disdain for Muslims and Arabs?

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    First published 00:00 16.02.06 | Last updated 00:00 16.02.06
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