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    • TonyL
    • 01.12.09 | 22:59 (IST)

    "After the important steps taken by the government of Israel to enable the resumption of negotiations with the Palestinians, the European Union must now exert pressure on the Palestinians to return to the negotiating table. Steps like those being led by Sweden only contribute to the opposite effect," said the statement.. Pressuring Pals to return to the negotiating table is the most critical issue the `anti-Zionists` had been trying to avoid at any cost. For one, because they realize it begins and ends with the mootness of such actions. But they had also realized they had gotten between `the rock and the hard place` because with Israel taking the important step of the construction freeze, there is greatly diminished notorious Israeli riding excuse of `constructions as obsticle to peace`. So they move to proposing the most radical steps in Israeli face to get out of the stalemate. The problem for them is EU itself is divided on that issue and EU`s decision is not the final outcome.

    from the article: Livni to Sweden: Ditch EU plan on dividing Jerusalem
    First published 02:32 01.12.09 | Last updated 13:56 19.12.09
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