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    • DJ
    • 20.09.11 | 09:18 (IDT)

    The present 2 state solution is not viable for numerous reasons: geographic, economic, social, political, religious etc etc. The stalling of the peace process for years is caused not by lack of will of vast majority of Palestinians and Israelis yearning for peace, but the basic none viability of the 2 state solution. The Jordan reaction now and over the last year or so is a reaction to this. They fear quite rightly that the only viable peace solution is a reunification of Jordan with the west back and Palistinian statehood being realized in Jordan. Of course this would mean the end to the present political system of government in Jordan and would directly threaten the “Monarchy” there. It is about time the international community embraced the fact that the present 2 state solution is not the solution, and Jordan must be bought into the equation.

    from the article: Jordan's King says Israel must choose if it is fortress or part of Mideast
    First published 08:43 20.09.11 | Last updated 08:43 20.09.11
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