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    • r cummings
    • 25.01.12 | 11:26 (IST)

    This shows the fallacy of the US idea of getting the two sides talking while the Quartet sits out the dance. The Occupier, who doesn't want to give anything up, is never going to concede independence and territory to the Occupied without strong international pressure.The Quartet needs to summon them both, look at what they have both presented and reach a decision on borders and security. The fact that Israel has failed to put forward proposals as requested is its loss, the PA ones must become the default ones, upon which final decisions are made. If the Quartet can't do that, it will have failed to rise to its international duty and should wind itself up. The PA will then be free to take their case to the UNGA and begin direct action to end the occupation.

    from the article: Israeli, Palestinian negotiators clash at Jordan meeting
    First published 10:15 25.01.12 | Last updated 10:15 25.01.12
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