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    • Zeidan
    • 26.11.09 | 20:06 (IST)

    Let's hear the exact details of what is and what is not going to be halted. We're all too used to the double talking Netanyahu's empty claims. Consider this: to get the cabinet's approval could Netanyahu have gone any further than "less than the bare minimum"? To quote again: "We will not halt existing construction and we will continue to build synagogues, schools, kindergartens and public buildings essential for normal life. We do not put any restrictions on building in our sovereign capital." The smartest thing for the PA to do now is to loudly and repeatedly expose the details of this so-called freeze. Remember - this is not intended to satisfy the Palestinians anyway, but to propagate a false reality to the west. Also - what about house demolitions and the confiscation of land?

    from the article: Barak: Settlement halt will lead to renewed PA talks
    First published 09:05 26.11.09 | Last updated 21:37 26.11.09
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