"...which the international community hopes will lead to a resumption of long-stalled formal negotiations on establishing a Palestinian state. " who is haaretz quoting/kidding here? who believes negotiations are possible with israel? its founding principles are based on never conceding any territory or stating its borders until it has emptied historical palestine of its indigenous people. it doesn't want peace, it wants land. it won't even agree to 78% of historic palestine (which is what the arab peace initiative, nearly a decade old, called for).
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from the article: Palestinians: Peace negotiations with Israel have ended