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How Abbas could burst a devious Netanyahu bubble

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File photo of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah

Published: 1 November 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

How Abbas can counter Netanyahu's manoeuver – Akiva Eldar – Al-Monitor 27.10.16
Netanyahu uses the demand that Palestinians recognise Israel as the homeland of the Jewish people to sideline the issues of occupation and settlements. Abbas is credited with a long series of decisions and courageous, wise steps. He must find a formula to refute the claim of Palestinian refusal to recognise Israel as a Jewish state, a pin that will burst this bubble once and for all.


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