Wait, do you mean that Abbas does not actually represent the entire Palestinian people? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Kubrakon
    • 20.10.11 | 00:27 (IST)

    It would be better to call things what they are. Diplomatic sources are calling for Israel-Abbas talks, not Israel-Palestinian talks. Abbas does not represent anyone except himself and the other unelected septuagenarians at the PNC. As such, why should Israel care about what happens to Abbas and proposed peace talks with him?

    from the article: Diplomatic sources: Shalit deal hurt chances of renewing Israel-Palestinian talks
    First published 21:16 19.10.11 | Last updated 21:16 19.10.11
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