Anyone who believes that after the
Sharm-al-Sheikh agreement it will be possible to drag the "peace
process" another seven years doesn’t know what he is talking about.
It is in the Israeli interest to
put an end to the occupation and achieve peace within weeks or months.
The Prime Minister must
unilaterally announce that Israel is ready to enter intensive
negotiations based on the recognition of the State of Palestine within
the borders of the pre-1967 Green Line, with East Jerusalem as its
After this declaration, it will be
possible to solve all the other problems – security, exchange of
territories, refugees, settlements etc. – by fair negotiations.
What we need is a courageous Prime