Laying the groundwork for "Something for nothing" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 16.11.10 | 04:20 (IST)

    Obama should not get his expectations up. This means that he should not expect Israel to live up to either the letter or the spirit of their deal. The big question is this: Is Obama willing to take Israel to the wood shed? This has never happened before and, in Israel, there are many that think it could never happen regardless of their behavior. Will Obama say to Bibi, "You have crafted a very tight security net all around your nation which is rigidly enforced. How is it that you cannot keep your settlers from breaking the law on a massive scale right before your eyes?"

    from the article: New settlement freeze will be harder for Israel to enforce, say police
    First published 02:17 16.11.10 | Last updated 02:17 16.11.10
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