Nebver give up all of the Golan - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Robert
    • 19.12.07 | 16:16 (IST)

    There is no pressing need to give up all of the Golan, just as there was no pressing need to give up all of the Sinai. There is hardly a occupied population, Syria has no real historical connection to the Golan. If we take the Sinai as a template it is a total failure. Egypt turns a blind eye to arms smuggling, the Egyptian press, unions, people are virhulently anti-semitic. Hardly any new business comes out of the relationship with Egypt. Finally, Egypt is one of the Israels fiercest opponents at the UN. So I say let's learn from the mistake of Sinai and never give up all of the Golan

    from the article: Assad says Syria turned down nuclear weapons offer in 2001
    First published 00:00 19.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.12.07
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