Netanyahu: Ask Abu Mazen why he refuses to negotiate
Prime Minister Netanyahu told simultaneous interviews on Channels 2 and 10 on Saturday night that they should ask Abu Mazen why he refuses to negotiate
asked whether he will pursue peace, Netanyahu said "if we have a partner
for peace." However, when asked whether Israel has a partner for peace
in Abbas, Netanyahu responded:
"You should ask him, why does he refuse to negotiate?"
Netanyahu also said that Israel will build in
Jerusalem, "because it is our right."
He noted that the reason
for the recent approvals of building plans over the Green Line were in
response to the Palestinian status upgrade at the United
Nations General Assembly, and were not connected to the upcoming
Maybe the UN should have waited until after the Israeli elections to make 'Palestine' a non-member observer state.
Labels: Abu Mazen, Binyamin Netanyahu, East Jerusalem