"THE 1948 BORDERS ARE HISTORY. The best the Arabs can attain is what Barak offered and I have my doubts that even that would now be agreeable to Israelis." How arrogant you are, Gabe 1. You forget that over to the east the shadow of Iran is lengthening. In only a few years Israel's illicit stock of nukes will have been rendered useless by an Iranian deterrent. Time is not on Israel's side. It faces conventional war on all its borders by large, well-armed and highly motivated armies. Israel at some point may be glad to offer the evacuation of the West Bank to secure its survival as a nation.
Islamist militants attack African Union base in southern Somalia (Reuters)
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