Obama+Pals would have clashed anyways - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Sam
    • 13.10.09 | 20:36 (IST)

    Obama supports Israel as a Jewish state. The Palestinians including Hamas will take a state on the West Bank but don't want to accept Israel as a state with a Jewish majority. After a period of quiet, the rest of Israel would be the Palestinian goal. Fayyad played into this wish by offering to build Palestinians a state in 2 years without having to accept Israel. Instead of the 3 no's of Khartoum the Arabs decided it's better to play the West for suckers and are disappointed that Obama who showed such promise is not cooperating enough.

    from the article: Fatah memo: We lost hope in Obama for caving to Zionist pressure
    First published 14:58 13.10.09 | Last updated 16:38 13.10.09
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