Ma’ale Adumin, Ariel, Giv’at Ze’ev, Ephrat and Har Homa settlements are key since both side refuse to give them up for good reasons - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bloodyscot
    • 24.01.11 | 16:14 (IST)

    Without these 5 settlements blocks a PA state is almost unworkable since they are key control points for roads, security and water access. While with these areas Israel can continue to control much of the W. Bank with limited land. While E. Jerusalem is more desired for many reasons, that fact is that these are 5 areas more critical for a PA state to be functional.

    from the article: Lieberman: Leaked Palestinian papers prove interim deal is only option
    First published 11:36 24.01.11 | Last updated 11:36 24.01.11
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