Please meet, for the good of all. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joel A. Levitt
    • 12.09.09 | 18:41 (IDT)

    As an advocate of a just two-state peace, President Abbas` reluctance to meet, as reported here, is the most distressing news in a long time. I hope that this report is incorrect or that this reluctance is only a trial balloon floated by Ramallah. I urge President Abbas to have faith in President Obama`s sincerity and in his determination to push through to a just and cooperative two-state peace.

    from the article: Abbas refusal to meet Netanyahu could scuttle tripartite talk plan
    First published 01:13 11.09.09 | Last updated 10:25 11.09.09
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