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    • Mark
    • 17.03.10 | 15:34 (IST)

    Bibi shows no real remorse. He has no doubts that settlement expansion is the right policy, and only apologizes for poor timing and coordination. Expect no change unless USA delivers increasing pressure for a long period. Bibi knows his choices, knows which groups he wants to be viewed fondly by, and trusts ADL, AIPAC, U.S. Cogress, etc. to keep the hounds off his back enough for him to nibble away at the West Bank and East Jerusalem and finish his 2nd term (or as much as possible of it) as the settlers' darling, peaceniks be damned.

    from the article: Netanyahu's fateful midlife crisis
    First published 13:57 17.03.10 | Last updated 14:48 17.03.10
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