'The longer delay goes on in reaching an accord the less chance there will be of a peace plan being acheived. Maybe that`s the intent of it all.' I think it is the intent of it all. Not conciously exactly -- but I think Israel is used to a state of conflict...and we do tend to stick with what we're used to. When peace looms, Israel veers away. Like the husband who may have fantasized about other women for years, but when the chance comes to him, beats a hasty retreat. Israel is married to war. She won't cheat.
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