"Israel Would Never Annex Jenin, Nablus, Gaza And other Palestinian populated areas." (Tim R) I do hope so. It would inevitably bring the Zionist project to a miserable end. "Why would bi-nationalism be inevitable?" (Tim R) "Obama is likely to be the last president to have the option of dealing with the two-state solution" in "Can Obama Broker Middle East Peace?" www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1873859,00.html "Their only chance for bringing happiness for their children is by agreeing to the two state solution by negotiating in good faith with Israel." (Tim R) That's hubris and arrogance. Patronizing. It is not their only chance. They also can wait for "the Jewish character of Israel to dissipate", in a future not so distant anymore. They have waited for 62 years, they can afford to wait for one or two generations more. Israel cannot. Our leaders wouldn't do anyone else a favor by agreeing to negotiate in good faith with the Palestinian moderates before it is too late and we Israelis Jews, given the higher Arab birth rates in the geographic area between the sea and the Jordanian border, are a minority facing a South African-style struggle by an Arab majority - for equal voting rights in all the Land.
UN to hold off on separate Afghan bombing probe for now (Reuters)
from the article: Fear of peace will be the death of Israel