It seems that Israeli Prime Murderer Benjamin Netanyahu is all in a dither because much of Europe seems on the verge of recognizing Palestine. At a meeting in early December with French President Francois Hollande, Mr. Netanyahu asked him to put a stop to a proposal being initiated by France’s Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, which calls for a two-year timetable for the establishment of a Palestinian state within the agreed-upon 1967 borders.
Mr. Netanyahu said this: “Such a move is contrary to a peace agreement, it will thwart all future negotiations and bring about an escalation.”
He is probably right on two out of three counts. If there is such an agreement, the nonsensical ‘negotiations’ that have been ongoing for years, and have only delayed any real international action while Israel commits incremental genocide, will cease. The United States will no longer be able to support Israel’s land grabs and other atrocities through the guise of ‘negotiations’. Palestine will exist as a free and independent country, and there will be nothing to negotiate.
The second assertion, that such a move will “bring about an escalation” should be seen as a threat by Israel. If a proposal to grant Palestinians the right of self-determination, and the ability to live on their own land, is accepted, Israel will, in all likelihood, escalate its terror against Palestine. The Gaza Strip may be bombed again, there will be an increase in house-demolitions in the West Bank, and more men, women and children in the West Bank will be arrested and held indefinitely without charge. All this is, of course, in violation of international law, but Israel and its financier, the United States, care nothing for international law. Oh, both countries trot out international law when it suits them, but when it inconveniences them, as it certainly would Israel if that rogue nation were to abide by it, they are happy to ignore it.