Well this is one option for Abbas/Obama - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Justine Effort
    • 13.11.09 | 13:13 (IST)

    and maybe a settlement freeze would be cheaper for Netanyahu. then at least he would be part of the negotiations. Obama alledgedly asked Netanyahu "Would you like one or two sovereign states"? Netanyahu reportedly answered "two", but added conditions that made "Sovereign" sound very much like Israel would love to control the Palestine state some what. International ports at sea and for the air would have to have som control and maybe an International inspection body could handle that instead of Israel, if it was 'supervised' by Israel. The crossing from and into Jordan and Egypt would also have to have some mechanism on goods and people. So Sovereignty was to be for the Jewish State and Palestine would be defacto under Israeli control. God knows what other thoughts Netanyahu has on how to control a new state, but just the fact that he is being grilled on the subject shows prospect.

    from the article: Abbas must unilaterally declare Palestinian state
    First published 01:45 13.11.09 | Last updated 17:44 14.11.09
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