The road to political isolation? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 12.10.10 | 18:43 (IST)

    Israel has been on that road a long time. Olmert did his part as well. Although Israels road to isolation has moved very slowly in the past, it has sped up lately. All we need to have happen is for America to go negative on Israel in order to motivate them. Making concessions and giving things to Israel doesn't motivate them. It only makes them see you as a source of concessions and other things of value. It has no bearing on Israels behavior. Going negative will have a huge impact on Israels behavior. Suspend all support to Israel and wait five minutes. Israel will change from the road to isolation to the road to peace just that quickly.

    from the article: Olmert: Netanyahu leading Israel to political isolation
    First published 17:55 12.10.10 | Last updated 17:55 12.10.10
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