Well, if Erekat agrees that Olmert's offer was so good - then why didn't Abbas sign on? Netanyahu wouldn't be withdrawing Olmert's offer if the PA concluded a treaty on Olmert's watch. So Netanyahu may be right - a generous offer will only lead to more demands by the PA.
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from the article: Erekat: Olmert offered Palestinians territorial equivalent of West Bank