Netanyahu going through the motions of negotations with the preconditions that the Palestinians recognize Israel as a Jewish state with the right to illegally occupy and steal their land for settlements - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Alan Smith UK
    • 17.01.12 | 05:07 (IST)

    If Netanyahu was ever serious about a two state solution he would have ended the occupation long ago. The myth that Judea and Samaria are part of Israel is just that - a myth based on historical fantasy and religious comic books. The reality is that the West Bank is Palestinian territory and the settlements violate International Law and the fourth Geneva Convention - Netanyahu needs to recognize that fact and that the Palestinians have a right to their own independent state - so far he's failed on all counts.

    from the article: Netanyahu: I'm ready to get into my car and go to Ramallah for talks
    First published 01:20 17.01.12 | Last updated 01:20 17.01.12
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