Merkel Warns Against Unilateral recognition of Palestinian state

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    abu afak ALLAH SNACKBAR!

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    Nothing like a woman with a Good Head leading the foremost EU country:

    http://www.haaretz.com/news/diploma...ral-recognition-of-palestinian-state-1.360065
    5/5/11
    German chancellor pushes for an 'urgent' return to negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians after meeting with Palestinian President Abbas, who said peace process will continue despite Palestinian reconciliation.

     
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    Quick, name three countries who claim to have the right to exist.
     
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    she's correct. the pals seem to want an awful lot without any agreement on their own part. that's simply not gong to happen.
     
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    One word: Secularism
    ^Till the religious radicals lose power on both sides nothing will happen.
     
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    Any declaration of a "Palestinian" state will be meet by an annexation of all areas Israel deems necessary for its security.
     
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    Jroc, not only its security, but its history and heritage.
     
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    Its "history and heritage" means annexation of all the territories which isn't going to happen because the Arabs can't be expelled, and to be a Jewish state there has to be more Jews than muslims
     
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    I do not agree with the statement of Merkel about one of the three criteria that is rejection of violence by Israeil . Why Palestinian reject the violence which is against the human rights . There is a possibility that other two criteria will be acceptable for Palestinian but rejection of violence will not be acceptable . Negotiation is the only possible if Israeil will act upon what they say in their negotiations .
     

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