Quartet's proposal was merely a gesture of appeasement - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • S. Lahat
    • 26.09.11 | 11:12 (IDT)

    It was so obvious from the outset that this proposal by the Mideast Quartet was meant as a mere band-aid on the gaping wound of unrealized aspirations of both sides for reaching a viably, negotiated peace-agreement leading to Palestinian Statehood. Not only that, the proposal was also predicated upon the cooperation of both sides, and Netanyahu would have kept on vacillating and procrastinating as he always does, instead of coming to the negotiating table with a sincere willingness for compromises and concessions.

    from the article: Sources: Quartet push for peace talks weakened by issue of Israel as Jewish state
    First published 10:18 26.09.11 | Last updated 10:18 26.09.11
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