November 17, 2010

Have Mideast Peace Talks Become a Game Show?

Karl Vick, Time

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The peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians have been suspended for nearly twice as long as they went on, a lengthy intermission made diverting by the spectacle of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's juggling. First the renewal of settlement construction; then the demand that Palestinians recognize Israel as a Jewish state; occasional challenges to President Obama's authority — so many balls have been in the air for so long that some in the audience have forgotten the story line.
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