The headlines this week reeked of déjà vu, reminiscent of previous confrontations and intifadas, as conditions on the ground in Gaza are becoming more and more similar to those that preceded the 2014 war.19:05 05.02.16 | 4 comments
President Obama restated what he said on Thursday, not clarified. What he clarified was Netanyahu's mistatement of what Obama said. Netanyahu, either because he cannot hear, does not understand, or deliberately tries to mislead and disceive, claimed that Obama wanted Israel to go back to the 1949 Armistice line, but not acknowledging that Obama said the negotiations will be based on the 1967 border with mutually agreed swaps. Netanyahu in his statements diliberately left out the "mutually agreed swaps." Again, he demonstrated he is not a credible partner for peace..