Yes, that's a much better idea, because the USA will NOT want to veto this. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 19.10.10 | 05:03 (IST)

    Vetoing a resolution when the settlements really are illegal under international law? Man, that's a toughie, because Obama KNOWS that this will mean siding with Israel in an illegal act, rather than simply being complicit. Well, if the USA wants to keep tiptoeing around the issue then Obama *must* stop that resolution getting to a vote, and the only way to do that is to make Netanyahu announce a freeze. This is a shrewd move.... a very shrewd move indeed.

    from the article: Palestinians plan UN resolution calling for settlement evacuation
    First published 00:41 19.10.10 | Last updated 00:41 19.10.10
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