The Pals will rue the day they agreed to this - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • The Prophet
    • 05.03.10 | 14:45 (IST)

    Unlike the Israelis, the Pals have no consensus position on what compromises they can make on any of the hard issues - refugees, borders, Jerusalem and settlements. All they have is their maximalist positions and no fall-back. The Pals think that negotiations consist only of the Pals making demands and the Israelis accepting them. Boy are they in for a shock. And let's not forget that Clinton emerged from Camp David in 2000 assigning most of the blame for failure to Arafat. Plus ca change, plus ca reste la meme chose.

    from the article: Exclusive: U.S. vows to assign blame if Israel-PA talks fail
    First published 14:10 05.03.10 | Last updated 19:59 05.03.10
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