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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 24.02.10 | 05:50 (IST)

    "Why does Israel continue to dismiss Obama's Mideast peace efforts?" - Gabi Sheffer Do you want the short answer? Or do you want the long answer? The short answer is that the government of Israel has no interest in peace. The long answer is that the government of Israel would have no reason to exist if there was peace. Bibi Netanyahu and Avigdor Lieberman want to be in charge of Israel and if peace were to break out they would be history and not in charge of Israel. To them, Peace is the most evil concept in the world, because it would be the end of their ambition.

    from the article: Why does Israel continue to dismiss Obama's Mideast peace efforts?
    First published 01:29 24.02.10 | Last updated 08:14 24.02.10
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