The Real Problem is in OUR HEADS! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Sharif Hafez
    • 30.03.07 | 15:10 (IDT)

    Dear Friends, (all Israeli and Arabs), upon visiting Israel last lately, I have come to the fact, that the real problems is in our heads. With all respect to your PM, and Foreign minister, and others, the judge upon reading pieces of papers. However, the reality is, that we misunderstand eachother. (apart from Palestinians and Israel of course, where NO misunderstanding exists!) Many people in the Arab world, as well as Israel, judge upon, scenes on the TV, while these scenes, are a reaction to other actions, which are done also as reactions and so on. So, the point is to stop all these actions and sit, and listen, within a dialogue, in eachothers, locations, and see people on the street, and understand the points of appraoch from laymen, and not from Olmert or Livni, or a foreign minister there or a leader there. Normal People will determine peace. Where are the painful concessions long heard of? where are all the promises? either on the Israeli side or on the Arab side? Make PEACE!

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    First published 00:00 30.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.03.07
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