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There is a requirement to ensure the withdrawal takes place in a civilized manner. We will be able to show the world we deserve independence and freedom.
We want the Israelis to leave. They want to leave – so let us let them leave.
We need international support so that our people live a life of normality, of dignity, of liberty and freedom. I hope that our cry for freedom may be heard.
We have one authority and one law and everyone has the responsibility to follow that law and that authority.
We have accepted the principle of democracy and we are committed to respect the popular verdict and the result of that national consultation.
We expect President Bush to implement his own vision of a two-state solution, the birth of the Palestinian State and the ending of the occupation that started in 1967.
We cannot build foundations of a state without rule of law.
We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations.
No state on earth can afford to allow several authorities to co-exist next to one another.
I can certainly put myself in Israel’s shoes. They are humans just like we are. They want peace and security inside their borders.
We cannot build a viable state with a country that is disintegrating into small pieces.