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    The gradual application of sanctions against Israel for continued Settlement construction -as Logios suggests, -is a very poor plan. That would only allow Israel time to adapt, compensate, and resist. Gradual application of sanctions would ultimately give Israel sufficient time to outlast President Obama and the current American peace initiative. It would be foolish indeed to "go slow" after 40 years of wasted time waiting for Israel to follow international law.

    from the article: Abbas urges Quartet to draft new peace plan
    First published 22:28 31.12.10 | Last updated 22:28 31.12.10
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