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    • Stephen(Geneve)Switzerland.
    • 22.05.11 | 19:10 (IDT)

    Pres.Obama was clear. No flip flops. He stated the obvious.True enough, time is of the essence,for peace talks will have to continue. Israel will need a strong leadership with full cabinet support. A referendum by all Israeli citizens should be held, in order to ascertain the willingness of a peace deal with the Palestinians. Land swaps make sense. The Golan and Jerusalem cannot be sacrificed or divided, less so certain areas of Judea and Samaria, for they are defensible areas vital for the future security of Israel. Who wants to be a politician ? Good night from stormy Swiss Alps.

    from the article: Obama to AIPAC: 1967 borders reflect long-standing U.S. policy
    First published 17:39 22.05.11 | Last updated 17:39 22.05.11
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