Regarding these settlements, their WHOLE PURPOSE was to obstruct Geneva conventions and international law. None of this fundamental problem has changed, and nothing Israel can do now will change it except removal of those settlements to facilitate a border that is as short and straight as possible. Long, meandering borders that allow "kidneys" of Israeli territory to remain inside the new Palestinian state are not defensible and reveal to the world just how silly and contorted the Zionist lobby has become in it's desperate attempt to take more land.
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from the article: Livni: In order to safeguard Israel as a Jewish state we must divide it