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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 24.01.11 | 16:10 (IST)

    The leaks as published in The Guardian show that the USA was anything but an honest broker. The continuity of policy from Bush to Obama has not only extended the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, but for Israel as well. Both administrations were total supporters of the Israeli position and utterly void of any concern about the situation of the Palestinians. The paranoid ravings of the right that Obama was out to destroy Israel have been proven insane. The hopes of the left that Obama would change any Bush policy in the region have been revealed to be utterly unjustified.

    from the article: Abbas: Concessions in Palestine papers came from Israel, not us
    First published 13:52 24.01.11 | Last updated 13:52 24.01.11
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