No double standards and no preconditions by Israel either - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • betz55
    • 23.08.10 | 19:19 (IDT)

    Settlement freeze is a Quartet committment made by Israel years ago and has not honored that committment, no surprise there.And is not an Israeli 'precondition'. Israel thinks that none of us can read, google, or disseminate information. Bibi's 'demands' that security be talked about first is nothing short of a pre-condition along with recognition of Israel as a Jewish state and a demilitarized Palestinian state - these are all pre-conditions that should be dismissed by the Quartet. No double standards bibi. The world is on to you. Israel and especially Bibi and his ragtag crew construes "peace" on the part of the Palestinians as complete submission along with the ceding of any and all lands which israel decides it wants.

    from the article: Vice PM: Palestinian preconditions sabotage direct peace talks
    First published 18:55 23.08.10 | Last updated 18:55 23.08.10
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