Note to Norwegian Ambassador: As you probably already know, if you support a Palestinian state the Israelis will consider you an enemy no matter how hard you try to appease them. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MichaelG
    • 28.07.11 | 19:19 (IDT)

    Israel gets away with a lot of things, most notably the settlement expansion, because there is no Palestinian state. Once the UN recognizes a Palestinian state, a large number of cherished Israeli institutions will begin to crumble. The only way to keep this from happening is to keep it from starting. Israel will fight a Palestinian state tooth and nail.

    from the article: Norway's ambassador: Palestinian appeal to UN legitimate in lieu of treaty with Israel
    First published 18:58 28.07.11 | Last updated 18:58 28.07.11
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