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    • Jason
    • 31.08.10 | 17:13 (IDT)

    You are absolutely correct. But your thoughts apply equally to the PA and their constituents. The facts do not support trust and unfortunately as a result compromise based on trust is extremely difficult. For over 60 years (80 years if you include the Arab riots and the Arab Revolt that occurred in the 1920s and 1930s), Arab and Palestinian leaders (other then Egypt and Jordan) have shown their ability to compromise is severely limited. Syria is led (certainly even you must agree) by an untrustworthy, malevolent man. Compromise without security with Syria (as with the PA) is just foolish

    from the article: Strenger than Fiction / Peace talks are sure to fail, but what will be the consequences?
    First published 14:52 31.08.10 | Last updated 14:52 31.08.10
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