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"Iím very afraid that a one-state would become an apartheid state."
"One state for Palestinians and Jews, with equal rights, a real democracy, with real equality between the two peoples. The problem is that I donít see it happening now, and Iím very afraid that a one-state would become an apartheid state. The two communities are very Ė there is a big gap between them. We have to realise that the Jewish community in Israel is more developed today, more rich, and to immediately mix both societies will create a lot of friction. There is also a lot of bad blood between the two communities. I donít see it working, and for sure I donít see it working in equal terms. So the only other solution left is the two-state solution. The problem is that itís starting to become too late for this, because to evacuate half a million settlers Ė who will do it? No one. So Iím quite desperate. And the other solution, which I think will be the most probable, will be all kinds of artificial solutions Ė of half a Palestinian state, on half the landÖthis will not last, and this will not solve anything."