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    • StuartT
    • 20.07.13 | 15:28 (IDT)

    What you Israelis don't seem to realise is that Europe gave you a period of grace, three decades at least, to start behaving like a civilised country, to wake up from the extemist nightmare that you've been living for the past thirty years and start acting like mature members of the international community. Instead, your abuses, law breaking and aggression just got worse. You have shown that this is not a temporary insanity, but something much more systematic and sinister. You have proved beyond reasonable doubt that you have no intention of reaching an accommodation with Palestine; you never had. Well, guess what? Time has run out and the governments of Europe are finally doing what the populations have been demanding for a long, long time now.

    from the article: EU guidelines: a point of no return
    First published 17:17 18.07.13 | Last updated 17:17 18.07.13
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