Palestinians are not happy with Abbas and as a result any agreement is doomed to failure. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Allen
    • 03.09.10 | 11:35 (IDT)

    Palestinians are not happy with Abbas and as a result any agreement is doomed to failure. We should not lie on ourselves. Most Palestinians don’t see Abbas as a legitimate leader. As such, any agreement with him is useless. We should see good partners who are able to sign a historical agreement even if this partner required a lot of sacrifice and even if it Hamas. Otherwise we are negotiating in vain.

    from the article: Palestinian source: U.S. pressuring Abbas to continue talks even if settlements expand
    First published 01:57 03.09.10 | Last updated 01:57 03.09.10
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