Oslo, like all other accords, is meaningless - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Lorne
    • 04.07.11 | 10:57 (IDT)

    Neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians will accept any of these accords, or the international consensus. Neither will give up on their national dream, for the Israelis a Jewish state in all of biblical Israel, and the Palestinians goal of liberating all their lands. These are the majority positions of both peoples. Since Israel is the dominant party, and the international consensus is in the direction of what the Palestinians want, it highlights Israel's intransigence more clearly. Throw the other regional conflicts into the mix...Islam vs the West, Shiite vs Sunni, Saudi Arabia vs Iran, and a continuation of the conflict is the reality. Quite depressing.

    from the article: The Oslo Accords are all but dead
    First published 02:21 04.07.11 | Last updated 02:21 04.07.11
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