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    • Richard
    • 04.11.10 | 14:37 (IST)

    Abbas' position is impossible. He can't make peace because the Israel sets for an agreement is too high. He can't resign because then the PA will cease to exist and all it's institution building will be undone and the occupation will come back in full force, and no doubt the settlement activity will be further stepped up. Israel and the US have really got him over a barrell. And if all that is not bad enough Hamas and Iran are sniping at him from the sidelines. Abbas, I, no doubt like you, really have not got a clue what to do for the best.

    from the article: Abbas accuses Iran of trying to sabotage Mideast peace
    First published 13:05 04.11.10 | Last updated 13:05 04.11.10
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