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    • 17.01.11 | 02:55 (IST)

    Ari Shavit reported recently about promises by Netanyahu people that the PM will come up with some great new ideas/initiatives about peace with the Palestinians, since Netanyahu is aware that these are his "last 100 days". From this article we can get a glimpse of the new ideas: 1. Abbas should return to the negotiating table. After all, it is just Labor's insistence that the peace process should be renewed or they quit the government that emboldens him to refuse to talk and insist that first the settlement business stop. /2. If great idea #1 fails and Labor leaves the coalition (which will inevitably be followed by new elections within a year or so), Netanyahu has another great idea: He will blame Labor for the Abbas intransigence./ I think that for a PR man, this is quite sufficient. Let FM Lieberman sell this product to South America. They don't understand anything anyhow.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Labor's threats to leave coalition hindering Palestinian-Israeli talks
    First published 01:52 17.01.11 | Last updated 01:52 17.01.11
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