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    • Yaakov
    • 01.12.09 | 13:06 (IST)

    All settlements in the occupied territories are illegal. Period. The idea of the settlements was to make a viable two state soltuion impossible. The EU has only acted unilaterally because Israel has played the settlement game for years. You cannot keep on building and pretend you want peace. Finally their bluff is being called. There are now half a million settlers in what should become a Palestinian state. Pity Obama did not have the same courage, but with this he may yet discover it.

    from the article: Livni to Sweden: Ditch EU plan on dividing Jerusalem
    First published 02:32 01.12.09 | Last updated 13:56 19.12.09
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