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    • Vladek
    • 13.11.09 | 18:18 (IST)

    The USA can bring a just peace, but it must be prepared to apply significant pressure to Israel. The Saudi Plan of 2002 makes much sense. However Netanyahu, Lieberman, Barak and Peres are in denial. The USA can move beyond Hillary's statements and help build a viable Palestine bypassing Israel. After all Palestine is a separate state established by the UN the same time Israel was established, and it should be allowed to be free. The USA can help Palestine build its institutions and become a viable partner to the USA. If there is to be peace, it will not be Israel that formulates that peace. Peace will come from the USA, GB, France, other EU states and Russia helping correct years of oppression and exploitation by Israel.

    from the article: Top U.S. official: We won't accept partial settlement freeze
    First published 15:25 13.11.09 | Last updated 19:23 13.11.09
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