Israel PM slams Obama call for ‘Palestine’ based on ’67 lines

PM slams Obama call for ‘Palestine’ based on ’67 lines

By HILARY LEILA KRIEGER AND HERB KEINON

“Those borders are not defensible,” PM rages as he flies off to Washington; Palestinian state must not come “at Israel’s expense”; US President urges resumed talks, focused on territory, security.

A day before their scheduled meeting in Washington, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and US President Barack Obama staked out dramatically conflicting positions Thursday as to the path for resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Netanyahu issued a quick, bitter response on Thursday night to Obama’s landmark Middle East speech, saying that the establishment of a Palestinian state could not come “at Israel’s expense.”

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