What Two states? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • John Swanston
    • 28.11.11 | 17:01 (IST)

    What can these two men talk about? There will be no two states. Israel is set on a course to deny even the existence of Palestine. Settlements? They are facts (fixed facts) on the ground, Israel will never allow these settlements to be abandoned. Where will the settlers go? It was bad enough symbolically leaving Gaza. If a statelet was 'allowed' - forget about justice and rights - it would only be a series of Bantustans totally at the mercy of Greater Israel. These two men know this so why are they meeting?

    from the article: Peres meets Jordan's Abdullah in bid to 'overcome obstacles' in peace talks
    First published 15:40 28.11.11 | Last updated 15:40 28.11.11
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