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    • Chella
    • 08.06.11 | 09:53 (IDT)

    I'm so tired of Diplomat-speak. I'd just love one day to hear somebody, anybody, say something like this: "There is no point having a peace conference when one of the parties clearly is not interested in having peace. Who has ever heard of negotiating borders while at the same time continuously expanding your borders? It is an absolute farce which would be downright comical if the stakes were not so high. The only way this is going to work is if Israel stops building during negotiations or else becomes completely isolated from the rest of the international community, as it should." Yeah, that'll be the day all right ... when a diplomat finally speaks the truth

    from the article: France to pursue Mideast conference despite U.S. reservations
    First published 09:11 08.06.11 | Last updated 09:11 08.06.11
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