The Palestinian leadership showed maturity by accepting the French proposal. In the past, they made Israel's decisions easy by rejecting proposals that the Israeli government itself would reject. Now, the shoe is on the other foot. Israel looks like the intransigent country that refuses peace overtures. Its isolation will be complete in September.
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from the article: Abbas welcomes French bid to revive peace talks with Israel