Peres made a peace offer that required Settlements like Ariel remain Israeli territory. This would bisect the Palestinian state, cutting it nearlly in two pieces. Offers like that DO NOT produce a viable state. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Crazy Horse
    • 23.04.12 | 07:38 (IDT)

    Israel disingenuously suggested it would "allow" underground tunnels to be built that would connect the Palestinian cantons together -in order to bypass Bill Clinton and Obama's stipulation that any Palestinian state be contiguous and viable. The Peres offer also didn't include control of water resources. Israel currently controls these assets and takes 80 percent of the Palestinian water for itself, while allowing the Palestinians just 20 percent.

    from the article: Peres to Haaretz: Israel could reach a peace deal with Abbas
    First published 02:39 23.04.12 | Last updated 02:39 23.04.12
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