Lieberman is right and wrong: - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Alterman
    • 17.06.11 | 10:43 (IDT)

    He is right about his assessments regarding Abbas and the PA and the negotiations. And it is not extreme, but rather reasonable, to criticize Abbas and other palestinian leaders. In this context, Lieberman brings a sober, realistic and harsh voice to the general noise. But why and how is he wrong? Well, Lieberman is actively working to prevent a deal with the palestinians. And the world looks at him - and a crude, vulgar and offensive image of Israel is becoming the norm in many countries and camps. He is a bad symbol and a lousy representative of Israel.

    from the article: Lieberman: Israel will renounce past agreements if Palestinians seek unilateral statehood
    First published 10:17 17.06.11 | Last updated 13:48 17.06.11
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