Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has addressed the foreign press corps in Israel. Nothing very new in his answers -- no going back to 1967 borders, no dismantling of all the settlements in what he called Judea and Samaria, and no consideration of any other peace plan than the roadmap. But still worth a read.
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