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    • directrob
    • 06.12.09 | 20:12 (IST)

    It is far to simple to call it a dictate of just 300,000 settlers. The fact is that a large part of the seven million are supporting them. You will have to face that there is no Tel Aviv with a voice of reason anymore. Also Netanyahu might not have liked the Gaza withdrawel but he is following Sharons footsteps. The Netanyahu plan for the Westbank is almost identical to Sharon's plan. A series of water deprived Palestinian enclaves surrounded by Israeli settlements and Israeli controlled borders. Gideon you can huff and puff from your liberal enclave but I fear there is no hope from within. You need the US to turn Israel and the middle east to a peaceful paradise for everyone again.

    from the article: 'The Freeze' is just another scene in Israel's masquerade
    First published 01:11 06.12.09 | Last updated 18:57 06.12.09
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