“I’ll tell you something about the prime minister,” Mr. Peres said in an interview. “Calling for a two-state solution was an ideological breakthrough. He wants to be the man that makes the peace. He is not sure about the cost of it. He wouldn’t like to find himself in a situation where he makes peace and discovers in the morning that he doesn’t have a majority for it. That’s his dilemma.
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