Obama Can Follow Through On HIs Vision of a Pal State - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Brad
    • 20.09.11 | 06:16 (IDT)

    His vision is an independent Pal state living in peace. He can make it clear that the pre-conditions for support of a Pal state have not been met unless and until the PA & Hamas renounce violence, recognize Israel and agree to live in peace. Obama's support of a Pal state was not unconditional & was not support of a state that would target Israel with terror. He wants both the Pals and Israeli leadership to give and transend hatred and the politics of hatered. He can't pick sides. His position has to be that both elements of resolution are required, independence and a commitement to peace.

    from the article: Capitol Letter / Obama is stuck between a veto and a hard place
    First published 02:57 20.09.11 | Last updated 02:57 20.09.11
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