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    • Rammer
    • 12.11.12 | 02:05 (IST)

    My biggest fear for the Palestinian cause (which I have often expressed on this forum, drawing many thumbs-down from other talkbackers) is not Israel and the US but the Palestinian leaders. They are corrupt, compliant, and desperate to keep office. If Abbas backs down this time, and the Palestinians don't throw him out along with his cohorts in the PLO and PA, then I for one will be willing to concede that Jews have earned their right to the whole of Palestine

    from the article: Obama urges Abbas to back off UN bid for non-member observer state status
    First published 23:46 11.11.12 | Last updated 23:46 11.11.12
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