Please, don't take the deal. That takes the US UNSC Veto off the table - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • binny
    • 17.11.10 | 03:45 (IST)

    With Israel not taking the deal, the US Veto in the UNSC is off the table too. No US Veto clears the way for a UNSC Chapter 7 resolution against ALL of THE illegal settlements in ALL of THE occupied territories. This will form the defacto borders of a second resolution recognizing the State of Palestine. Giving up this deal means Israel is giving up on having a role in negotiating the State of Palestine. Either take the deal, or the first resolution will be in front of the UNSC within 4 months. No one on the UNSC is going to vote against Chapter 7 action against the illegal settlements. All of them have already said they are illegal.

    from the article: Cabinet stalls on settlement freeze as Israel and U.S. clash over terms
    First published 01:28 17.11.10 | Last updated 01:28 17.11.10
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