the hidden benefit of no negotionas - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ms. shuga
    • 19.09.09 | 19:48 (IDT)

    the hidden benefit of no peace negotiations is that both sides can blame the other, to continue to embrace ultimatist visionary dreams of ideal states. unfortunately, for the Palestinians, they fall further behind modernity, lose more hope and more people by fantasizizng about a large new palestine that can absorb it's millions of exiled brothers. The Israeli's too dream of their ideal, a purely Jewish expansionist state with no significant minority. Neither dream will come true, tho the attempt to sustain it will cost lives and hopes until it is surrendered for reality.

    from the article: Israel, Palestinians trade blame for stalled peace talks
    First published 14:11 19.09.09 | Last updated 08:33 20.09.09
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