Netanyahu's dilema: Begin or Shamir? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 25.08.10 | 14:17 (IDT)

    When it comes down to it, Netanyahu has to choose whether he wants to go down in history like Begin or Shamir. If he chooses the Begin paradigm, there's a chance that peace will be achievable whereas if he chooses to act like Shamir (his former political sponsor) we're not going anywhere good. We need to also remember that Israel can't make peace by itself, Abu Mazen needs to choose between the Sadat and Achmedijad paradigm, it's not at all clear that he'll choose peace during money time. Let's hope that both leaders choose peace over ideological purity.

    from the article: August 2011
    First published 01:51 25.08.10 | Last updated 01:51 25.08.10
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