Something had to give! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Lucy, Naples, Florida
    • 28.04.11 | 05:06 (IDT)

    So everybody is surprised. Abbas did not wait for Obama and Bib any longer. With the huge changes happening in the Middle East did we really think that the Palestinians would be content to wait for the gracious Israelis to be gracious some more and give them another chewed up bone? Something had to give. They took their game elsewhere since they had nothing to lose. Israel under Likud would have never talked peace anyway. And with a little help from Egypt the equation has changed, to whose advantage we shall see.

    from the article: Senior Hamas leader: Interim Palestinian government not able to work on peace with Israel
    First published 02:23 28.04.11 | Last updated 02:23 28.04.11
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