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Izhak Schnell



Date:2010-01-31 /

General

'Netanyahu's peace intentions may surprise Abbas'

By Ariel Raz


Labor Party minister Isaac Herzog said Wednesday that he had chosen to join Benjamin Netanyahu's predominantly right-wing government after he became convinced during a private conversation with the prime minister that Netanyahu had a sincere desire to achieve peace with the Palestinians.

Herzog called on Palestinian leadership to put the prime minister to the test, saying that, "if President [Mahmoud] Abbas would sit with Prime Minister Netanyahu in a closed room, he may be surprised."

Read the full article: http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/1146192.html








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