After Barak offered them a 93% land swap in 2000 that the Palestinian rejected and returned with a planed bloody Intifada, and after Olmert offered a nearly 100% land swap (with East Jerusalem as future capital) to which they even didn't answer, the Palestinian must now lern to be content with less favourable perspectives and accept the fact that a Palestinian state, if they ever wanted one, will at the most have Ramallah as capital. The necessary confidence for more painfull steps on Israeli side is the damaged, seen and recorded the negatives effects of any overture or concession towards the Palestinians. And the latter are doing very little to restore it.
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from the article: Yishai: Sorry for distress over East Jerusalem plan
German members of pro-Israel EU group warn of blow to bilateral ties as a result of any 'impediment for the freedom of expression in Israel.'04:54 07.02.16 | 3 comments
Three points of dissent, including whether Israel will be able to control the broadcast and where the cameras will be situated, could lead to new tensions over flashpoint site.04:55 07.02.16 | 2 comments