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    • John
    • 04.07.10 | 05:39 (IDT)

    Nothing is the answer. It's difficult to know if Netanyahu has really accepted the reality of a truly independent Palestinian State. After years of being one of the most signifcant vocies against the idea, his sudden 'road to Damascus' conversion to the idea of Palestinian staehood under overwhelming pressure from the US government is still very much to be doubted. Even if he has accpeted the reality of the way the wind is blowing, I think he may have the savvy to realize that the kind of deal he would put forward would probably be instantly dismissed by the international community as grossly unfair. Then again savvy is not something he has displayed a lot of.

    from the article: On eve of Obama-Netanyahu meeting, Abbas offers Jerusalem compromise
    First published 01:12 04.07.10 | Last updated 03:19 04.07.10
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