Obama manages to be rejected by both sides. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 14.11.10 | 19:07 (IST)

    Obamas offer is strongly tilted in Israels favor, but Israel does not support anything which is not 100% in their favor. Obamas apparent abandonment of Jerusalem will go over like a lead balloon among the Palestinians and be contrary to Americas long time position as well. Perhaps Obama is banking on the old saying, "if you make both sides mad you must be doing something right. What Obama didn't notice is that saying is listed under the catagory, "Famous last words".

    from the article: Palestinians refuse to discuss U.S. offer to Israel until 'official' word from Obama
    First published 17:48 14.11.10 | Last updated 17:48 14.11.10
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