Way to admit reality. Is the world supposed to be impressed? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marwan مروان خوري
    • 10.01.07 | 19:42 (IST)

    Since Iranian and Syrian assistance falls short of making up for the loss of international help, Meshal is singing a slighting different tune. So 50 years after establishment of the state of Israel, Meshal finally recognizes it. Everyone is very impresses and pleased. The reality is that Meshal and Assad are feeling the pressure and try to end international isolation. It still falls short of the demands of international community - full recognition of Israel, renouncing of violence and recognition of past agreements. Without those demands met, these are just empty statements of political maneuvering. Dismantle the terror structure, stop preaching hate and then Meshal will be taken seriously.

    from the article: Hamas denies Meshal said group would consider recognizing Israel
    First published 00:00 10.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 10.01.07
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