This is bad news for Bibi.... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 16.12.10 | 01:48 (IST)

    Very bad news indeed, because it means the USA isn't planning on being merely the messenger-boy between Abbas and Netanyahu. Rather, the Americans will listen to each in turn and then make up its own mind which side is making reasonable proposals, and which side wants the Earth and the Moon and the Stars. The only reason for doing that is so that the Americans can THEN come up with their own proposal, and there is no doubt that this will be much, much closer to the Palestinian demands than it will be to the Israeli demands. Indeed, dare I suggest that it will look very, very much like a fleshed-out version of the Saudi Plan.....

    from the article: Mitchell proposes 'parallel' but separate U.S. talks with Israel, Palestinians
    First published 00:45 16.12.10 | Last updated 00:45 16.12.10
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