Udi Dekel puts his finger on the heart of the problem - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 25.01.10 | 04:43 (IST)

    The Palestinians are sticking to their RIGHTS. The Israelis are sticking to their DEMANDS. The question that no Israeli (certainly not Dekel) ever asks: Q: What RIGHT does Israel have to make these DEMANDS? A: None i.e. these demands are driven entirely by your greed, and not from any entitlement that you might have. Once you get your head around that concept then the Palestinian position is much more understandable i.e. they are doing nothing more than refusing to give up *their* RIGHTS in order to satisfy *your* GREED. Nor. Should. They.

    from the article: Olmert's negotiator: Full Mideast peace impossible
    First published 01:57 25.01.10 | Last updated 17:01 25.01.10
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