Menahem Begin of the Likud was the one who made peace w/Sadat. It is always the right wing that is entrusted with the land which should decide how and what it is willing to negotiate on behalf of peace w/its neighbors. Netanyahu has a long slog ahead of him. Sharon gave up Gush Katif in order to secure Jerusalem and the settlement blocs. Then Hamas swooped in. This is why his party was feverishly establishing some kind of priorities map which would take care of the needs of 300 000 settlers. So let's see what happens between now and 2012, the magic number.
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from the article: Netanyahu: No more excuses - time is ripe for Mideast peace