"Any initiative that does not include the freezing of Settlement construction and negotiations based on the 1967 borders will not be acceptable to me," -WELL SAID. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Crazy Horse
    • 24.09.11 | 22:45 (IDT)

    Two points: (1) We already had a timeline. Obama set a one year timeline exactly a year ago. Now he wants another year? (2) No proposal from the Quartet is serious if it backtracks on the previous Quartet position on Settlement construction and Obama's negotiation parameters. A SERIOUS Quartet proposal would require that Israel must stop all Settlement construction in occupied territory until a negotiated peace agreement is completed, and would be backed up with a Security Council resolution. Now I know why George Mitchell resigned. He discovered that President Obama was not serious, in spite of his promises.

    from the article: Abbas to demand changes to Oslo peace accords
    First published 20:50 24.09.11 | Last updated 20:50 24.09.11
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