After Defeat, Autonomy

Posted 24th July 2012, by & filed under Ariel Sharon, Cantonization, Ideas, Jeff Halper, Operation Defensive Shield, Quiet Transfer, West Bank.

Despite protestations by Sharon, the vote by acclamation of the Likud Central Committee against the establishment of any Palestinian state flowed logically and smoothly from “Operation Defensive Shield.” In that ferocious incursion into Palestinian areas, the Sharon government believes it has defeated the Palestinians once and for all, and can thus drop the pretense of… Read more »