This fiasco cements Iran, Hezboallah, and Hamas as the winners - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 27.11.07 | 18:53 (IST)

    By going ahead with a conference that was bound to fail, it further reinforces the belief that only through Jihad can anything be accomplished, Iran and its allies can now say, look, what have they achieved for you? Nothing, more decades of misery. Hezboallahs standing will rise even more and Hamas will say, see, the PLO is puppet and made up of fools that get you nothing! Ultimately, Iran is the real winner here, they won in their support of Hezboallah, they won in the fall of Sadam and Afghanistan, and they have now won again in showing the region that siding with the US is a losing battle and Israel does not want to concede anything, it prefers the status quo. then Bush will head to his ranch, have a couple of cold ones and relax.

    from the article: Israel, PA agree to strive for deal by end of 2008
    First published 00:00 27.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 27.11.07
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