Sunday, December 2, 2007
Barghouti to MKs: Palestinians will back peace deal with Israel
"Jailed Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti told Knesset members visiting the "Hasharon Prison" in central Israel Sunday that he believed a future peace agreement would receive widespread support from Palestinians, including those residing in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip.
"The end of the (Israeli-Palestinian) conflict is near. All that is needed is a leader courageous enough to sign (an agreement). I believe we are on the brink of a solution," the most senior Palestinian security prisoner told members of the House Committee......"