Livni: 'If there are no 'Palestinian' partners for peace, make peace with aliens'
doesn't need a whole lot of comment.
Livni assailed the Right on Monday morning,
criticizing the groups who send their families to establish new illegal
outposts in the West Bank, implying that they endanger and encumber the
IDF with defending them as well as misusing the state's funds which
could otherwise be used to improve the inflated housing prices across
The justice minister also said that she was angry
with those who "are happy whenever they can say that there is no peace
partner," so they tell us "do not even try."
She added that really
these same groups would say that "even if there was a partner we should
not give up one meter of land, because they are not really ready for
"The question is not whether or not there is a
partner [for peace]. We need to set a goal and act, and if there is no
Palestinian partner - we must sign an agreement with the world," she
Livni's comments received a mocking response from Economy
Minister Bennett who suggested that if the Palestinians are not partners
for peace, Israel should make peace with aliens.
Labels: Middle East peace process, Naftali Bennett, Tzipi Livni