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    • 26.07.10 | 12:09 (IDT)

    many on the left like to paint the conflict in the ME as boiling down to occupation of Israel. The saudi's (and others) fear of a nuclear Iran highlights that the complexity of the big picture, where Big Politics, Big Money, oil, centuries-old inter-religious rivalries etc, of which the Palestinian issue plays a minor role. My sense is that if all the usual war-mongers stopped fanning the flames of hate, the Israeli-Pal conflict might be resolved relatively painlessly.

    from the article: Mossad chief reportedly visited Saudi Arabia for talks on Iran
    First published 00:57 26.07.10 | Last updated 00:57 26.07.10
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