The reason why there is no Palestinian state - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Canadian Lawyer
    • 26.07.11 | 05:59 (IDT)

    There is one reason, and one reason only, now and for the past 64 years, why there is no Palestinian state: the Palestinians themselves would not accept one if it also meant accepting a Jewish state on any territory, east or west of the Green Line, with or without settlements . If Palestinians, like Saeb Erekat, finally learn to utter a simple, one syllable, 3-letter word there might yet be a Palestinian state. The word is "Yes". So far, the Palestinians have only known how to say "No".

    from the article: Erekat: Palestinian Authority cannot exist without independent state
    First published 01:50 26.07.11 | Last updated 01:50 26.07.11
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