Lieberman's "no more gestures" approach is the right one. If Bibi is promising the release of prisoners before their sentences are complete, or - as in another report - transferring Area C to Area A (full Palestinian control), he'll deserve to be deemed Olmert Lite. Netanyahu was elected to defend Israel's rights and interests, not those of the Palestinians, and certainly not to suck up to George Mitchell.
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from the article: Netanyahu to U.S.: I'll free Fatah prisoners to boost Abbas