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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 17.02.11 | 07:33 (IST)

    Ravid sounds premature in writing that the US made clear it would veto. The last I read from the State Department was clear as mud. At that point, the US was refusing to be clear about a veto. Now, if the US does not veto, Ravid can claim a betrayal. But unless there is a direct verifiable quote available from State or the White House, I take this with more than a single grain of salt. More like a ton or two.

    from the article: U.S. pushing Palestinians to drop UN resolution on settlement construction
    First published 00:27 17.02.11 | Last updated 00:27 17.02.11
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