A Palestinian state, (former Foreign Minister) Ariel Sharon said more than a year ago ... in reality, de facto, there is one already. The question is how we make it neither an enemy nor a threat to Israel,
Let the Palestinians know that we were ready to allow for the realization of some of their dreams even at a heart-rending price, ... But let the Palestinians realize we too have dreams. We too have national interests that we cannot compromise -- the security of Israel, unity of Israel and our sacred values.