UN statehood for PA should be reward for two state solution - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • bronxite10
    • 30.09.11 | 16:36 (IDT)

    Anyone who thinks the PA will support a two state solution without pressure is dreaming. Arafat walked away from Camp David, and Abbas did not want to cut a deal with Olmert because they did not want to see a Jewish state in pre-'67 Israel. They still don't. All the silly assed reasons that Israel bashers come up with justifying the PA "Just say No" position are just fig leaves for those who want to put belief over reality. Does Israel need pressure to agree to a two state solution? Of courswe it does. But to think that the PA is not equally stiff necked is just stupid denial or, alternatively, a wish to destroy Israel.

    from the article: Palestinians press Security Council members to back UN statehood bid
    First published 11:11 30.09.11 | Last updated 11:30 30.09.11
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