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    • 19.12.12 | 13:46 (IST)

    The Likud charter states there will be no Palestinian state in the West Bank and Netanyahu likes to see himself as the man who destroyed the Oslo process. Nevertheless, he may be accepting of a Palestinian state but the crumbs he would be willing to give them for their new country would be totally unacceptable. A series of cantons based on their major urban areas connected by a series of "corridors" and without East Jerusalem as their capital. No Palestinian in his right mind would agree to this. Let's face it, Israel has no interest in reaching a workable resolution and ultimately it will have to pay the price for its dictatorial policies.

    from the article: Will Netanyahu choose Shamir or Begin as a model?
    First published 12:24 19.12.12 | Last updated 12:24 19.12.12
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