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    • 27.10.09 | 15:38 (IST)

    Arafat retired allegedly with a pension packet of five to six billion dollars of Pal money. How much will Abbas retire with ? Olmert offered Abbas as much as he could offer without being thrown out of office. Barak offered Arafat more than anyone believed possible. The Pals received 77% of Mandatory Palestine in the form of the Kingdom of Jordan, and now they are seeing how much of Israel's 23% they can also grab. The phrase 'untrustworthy bastards' somehow doesn't sound too far off.

    from the article: PA negotiator: Israel painting us as 'untrustworthy bastards'
    First published 01:36 27.10.09 | Last updated 12:01 27.10.09
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