The mediator, Gershon Baskin, founder of Israel Palestine Center for Research and Information, came out publically accusing Israel of squandering a peace opportunity that could have started with a three- to six-month cease-fire because it wanted a deterrence, not an agreement with Hamas.
What does PO stand for?
PO stands for Peace Opportunity
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- Partial Order
- Partial Overlaps (spatial reasoning)
- Partido Obrero (Argentina political party)
- Partition Organized
- Partner Organization
- Patent Overflow (plumbing)
- Patrologia Orientalis
- Payload Operator (US DoD)
- Payment Order
- Peace Operations (US DoD)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The prime headline in al-Hayat al-Jadida newspaper quoted Abbas calling on Israel not to turn its back on this peace opportunity, which may not remain available for long.
[it] realises the dangers of losing this peace opportunity.
Byline: Adel Safty, Special to Gulf News The Palestinians have often been accused of missing one peace opportunity after another.
Abdullah noted that missing the current peace opportunity will threaten security and stability of the whole region.
He warned Israel that it must not waste a peace opportunity with its continued expansion of settlements on lands the Palestinians seek for their state.
Abdallah also urged the Palestinians to unite and resolve their differences through dialogue, saying "you should seize the available peace opportunity for setting up your independent state in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip".
The Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas spoke in his turn about the last peace opportunity that may not happen again between the Palestinians and Israel.