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    • Doris Cleansing
    • 20.09.07 | 18:58 (IST)

    Egypt, Jordan and the House of Saud is putting it bluntly to George Bush, 'make the occupiers draw up a plan as how to get out and stay the hell out and we will attend that meeting'. Bush is willing to pressure Israel and a regional peace in Palestine is needed before Iran is attacked. The Saudis has to be on "our side" that is the key to anything remotely possible regarding Iran and Israel will get that for leaving the territories, not for any promise that maybe in the future etc. If there is to be a future for Israel they better hurry up, for a country that doesn't have time on its side it is rather astounishing to see them drag their feet as a political tool.

    from the article: Rice: Mideast summit must be 'substantive', advance PA state
    First published 00:00 20.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 20.09.07
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