The USA position that the PLO must "negotiate for statehood" is plain stupid. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 05.08.12 | 03:44 (IDT)

    It is a nonsensical argument, precisely because Israel **isn't** the sovereign power, it is the occupying power. So the PLO needs to negotiate for "peace". Sure, no question. And for the "end of occupation". Fine. But they don't need to negotiate "statehood". Not with Israel. Not with the USA. Not. With. Anybody.

    from the article: Palestinians to seek upgrade of UN status, ahead of renewed statehood bid
    First published 16:48 04.08.12 | Last updated 16:48 04.08.12
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