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    • shimshon kinory
    • 14.01.13 | 15:33 (IST)

    as we would say in new york .........great "tachlis" article shlomo avineri......but even some of the steps you mentioned are currently not feasable..........would israel stop its settlement expansion activities on the west bank and/or jerusalem ? wasn't it rejected when obama proposed it? and when the current isreli government envisages a two state solution does it really mean in the mandatory palestine or israel and an expanded jordan which will include areas A and B of the west bank ? Minor agreements are always possible but their scope is largely dictated by the cost and benefits of upsetting the status quo and there are no indications that either side considers the costs worth the benefits at this poiint

    from the article: Striving for an illusion-free Middle East peace
    First published 14:07 13.01.13 | Last updated 14:07 13.01.13
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