January 29, 2013

Time Running Out for Two-State Solution

Jeffrey Goldberg, Bloomberg

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I do think there will be movement on the peace process -- or the facsimile of movement -- in the coming months. But there is no indication that either side is ready to address the two most toxic issues: the status of Palestinian refugees and the future of Jerusalem. So Obama isn’t wrong to have his doubts. He should remember, however, that this next four-year period might represent the last chance to bring about a two-state solution.

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TAGGED: Benjamin Netanyahu, Yair Lapid, Likud, Palestinians, Palestine, Israel, Middle East

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