Remember The Clash's early 80's " Should I Stay or Should I Go " ? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Smadar
    • 13.03.13 | 15:13 (IST)

    And " if I go there will be trouble, An' if I stay it will be double " comes to mind. President Obama had been critized during his first term for not visiting Israel and now that he's coming to Israel without a peace agreement on the horizon, he's viewed as an American "tourist". Nevertheless, it's really within everyone's interest that peace negotiations begin soon once again despite the obstacles because there will always be obstacles - it's like marriage, always something to overcome whether expectedly or unexpectedly. And Jews and Muslims were meant to live together in the region whether some like it or not. So The Clash had it right.

    from the article: Analysts on Obama's trip to Israel: low to no expectations
    First published 14:37 13.03.13 | Last updated 14:37 13.03.13
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