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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 19.05.10 | 09:43 (IDT)

    The idea of dialog was killed when Hamas first was elected, before the coup-counter-coup that gave them total rule in Gaza. Hamas almost recognized Israel. But the idea of dialog was abhorrent. I'll be surprised if Brennan has a job this time next week after floating this trial balloon. What makes the Obama admin think anybody would not just use this as a vehicle for criticism is beyond the pale. Or was this leaked by somebody with a Republican agenda?

    from the article: U.S. adviser: Washington hopes to promote Hezbollah 'moderates'
    First published 06:36 19.05.10 | Last updated 06:36 19.05.10
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