Talking will get us nowhere. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • William
    • 31.07.06 | 22:15 (IDT)

    Akiva: 'grass will grow from your cheeks' and still talking will not bring peace. We can talk until we're blue in our face; but if the enemy doesn't gain anything; talking is worthless. The problem here is Syria & Iran. Let's start with Syria. Syria has only one card to play to get the Golan Heights; and that is the stability of the Northern border. But if we win & the Northern border is de facto quiet then Syria can say good bye to the Golan forever. That is the real reason why Syria will fight Israel through Hezbollah whatever the cost. The most Syria will offer is a tactical ceasefire or peace so that Hezbollah can recoup its losses & come back to fight as ever before. Money & blood is no issue where they feel that it's worth the price. So the only solution is brute force & G-D please help us.

    from the article: Between Shaba and Taba
    First published 00:00 31.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 31.07.06
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