Ten years ago the Israeli regime might have been able to get away with a 'two state' deal that left the refugees in exile, but not now - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Richard Pearce
    • 11.01.13 | 20:59 (IST)

    Even tamed and trained Abbas knows he can't pretend to be legitimate and sign such a deal, the Arab Spring has disabused the American government. (if not all its population) of the notion that pet dictators can be kept in power over a population in revolt and Abbas knows that. The question Oz needs to be asking himself is what the shape of the state that is going to be replacing Israel will be, rather than what can be done to keep it from collapsing under the weight of its own contradictions

    from the article: Netanyahu government is Israel's most anti-Zionist ever, says Amoz Oz
    First published 10:07 11.01.13 | Last updated 10:07 11.01.13
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