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    • tom
    • 04.02.10 | 05:35 (IST)

    It is time for Israel to make a genuine peace with Syria because without Syria would never be a peace in the Middle East. All what Israel wants from Syria is its water. I do not think Syria will deprive Israel of water. A deal could be struck. Syria never ever has a double face. Syria is always consistent of what it wants for a genuine peace. It is Israel, who is dealing and wheeling to avoid making peace with Syria because it believes that Syria could not win a war without Egypt and Jordan. Syria does not have to win a war with Israel; it only has to keep Israel on edge which will only please the extremists on both sides of the isle. Syria proves Israel wrong, unless Israel loves war and occupations. Bashar Assad has the right to do everything and anything under the sun to regain Syria?s land. It is absurd that Israel accepts Syria to denounce Hezbollah and Hamas before making peace with her. It is like asking Israel to demolish its IDF. After all only Netanyahu could make such a peace. I hope so.

    from the article: Netanyahu cool to calls for fresh Syria talks
    First published 02:32 04.02.10 | Last updated 09:19 04.02.10
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