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    • peter
    • 05.03.06 | 05:30 (IST)

    Every time time Isarel has made a strategic pull back out of strength, the arabs take it as a sign of weakness. Giving up Israeli land for nothing in return is absurd. The logic of putting the ball in the arabs court has is wonderful, but it has failed repeatedly. They have yet to step up and do something concrete in return. Olmert is dreaming if he thinks the 'world' will appreciate this type of move. The 'world' will apppreciate a complete removal of Israel from the middle east. This road has been tried before and has failed because Israel isn't showing the stick in this carrot and stick approach.

    from the article: Peres balks at Olmert's plans for further West Bank pullout
    First published 00:00 05.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 05.03.06
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