The words of Netanyahu and Lieberman in tandem were well planned and will likelt achieve their goal - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 29.09.10 | 18:19 (IST)

    Obama is still plaing as much pressure as possible upon Netanyahu to freeze settlement construction. Leibermans words are meant to show Obama that it is not possible for Netanahu to extend the freeze even if he wanted to because the government would fall apart. It's not very subtle, but it is one of the many tools which Israel employs to get their usual deal of something for nothing. (Ooops! Sorry, I can't keep that promise or the government will fall)

    from the article: Strenger than Fiction / Political learnings for make benefit of understanding glorious nation of Israel
    First published 16:33 29.09.10 | Last updated 16:33 29.09.10
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