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    • Matt
    • 26.04.05 | 20:27 (IDT)

    Sharon's only hope for a respectful mention in the history books is if he finds a way to curb the settlement movement that he himself encouraged and supported for so many years. As things stand now, there will never be a two-state solution, which in turn means Israel will never gain that million-fold aliyah. The only possible outcome, unless Israelis come to their senses, is one state, with Jews in the minority. Sharon, I predict, will go down in history as the unwitting father of this new state.

    from the article: Sharon's vision
    First published 00:00 26.04.05 | Last updated 00:00 26.04.05
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