Total panic in Israel and US, and complete helplessness - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ivan / Toronto
    • 17.09.11 | 00:24 (IDT)

    How can Netanyahu hope to convince the Palestinians that he is sincere? Of course he does not. This is for domestic consumption in Israel and the US. I wonder how many Jews and Americans still believe that Palestine has consistently turned down Israeli offers of independence. I know from the talkbacks that some individuals are totally blind to reality, but I cannot believe that idiocy so widespread and prevalent that a lot of them are convinced. They are simply engaged in moral justification.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Negotiations only way to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace
    First published 23:44 16.09.11 | Last updated 23:44 16.09.11
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