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    • 08.12.09 | 19:37 (IST)

    Peace is obviously easy to offer, but difficult to produce. Land is easy to return and it may not produce peace. Let us be creative, if only for a moment. Why not establish the foundations of peace before any exchange of precious land. Yes, my friends, I offer that the Syrians should establish a consolute in Israel, end their financial and cultural boycotts and stop fighting a proxy war, on their way to total occupation and annexation of Lebanon. In essence make real steps toward peace, and then we can discuss land. If the land phase does not work out, then all they have to do is close their consolute, reestablish the boycott, and go back to killing their foes in Lebanon. Easy. To reiterate Peace first, Land later! That is if peace is actually their real intention.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Syria dropping Golan condition for talks
    First published 02:01 08.12.09 | Last updated 10:31 08.12.09
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