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    • Yariv
    • 20.03.10 | 18:57 (IST)

    I think the UN and the Quartet are making a serious error in simply making the settlements the main hinderence of peace. Where is the condemnation of terror and missiles being fired into Israel. This one sided condemnation of Israel will only set the peace process back. When will the UN and the Europeans call a spade a spade. When will they have the guts to tell the Palestinians terrorism is savagery and will get you nothing return. Simply castigating Israel will only make the Israelis more distrustfull of them. What a pathetic diplomatic initiative. Is this the best they can do? Give the Palestinians a free pass to duck their responsibilities. THis is what has happened since day one. No wonder terrorist organizations still exist. No wonder Israel had to build the security fence. Way to go Quartet and UN you have shown your true colors and have already proven your not an objective group of people.

    from the article: UN chief Ban in Ramallah: Settlements undermining peace
    First published 11:53 20.03.10 | Last updated 17:39 22.03.10
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