24.06.2011 22.Siwan, 5771
Netanyahu: Abbas must say he accepts ‘the Jewish state’
There will be no more subdivisions of Israel, no ‘sub-state’ for Arabs in Negev or Galilee, PM declares at Presidential Conference.
On the eve of a meeting of Quartet envoys in Brussels to review ways to restart the Israeli-Palestinian diplomatic process, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Thursday night that the end to the conflict will begin with the Palestinian leaders uttering six simple words: “I will accept the Jewish state.”
Netanyahu, in a speech to the closing session of the Israeli Presidential Conference in Jerusalem, said that peace has eluded the sides for 90 years because the Palestinians never accepted Israel’s existence in the region, within any borders….