Peace isn't Obama's to make... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jordan
    • 24.02.10 | 03:06 (IST)

    The notion that peace can be made in Washington, or even Jerusalem, is absurd. The problem is that the world continues to encourage Palestinian delusions about their power and that they can achieve aims without having to negotiate or compromise. We've all seen the result -- a lot of process and no peace. Obama's only hope is to try an entirely new tactic by explaining to the Arabs that they've been at war with Israel for a century (decades longer than the state's existed). They've lost and should seek the best deal they can get.

    from the article: Why does Israel continue to dismiss Obama's Mideast peace efforts?
    First published 01:29 24.02.10 | Last updated 08:14 24.02.10
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