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If Prime Minister Netanyahu is as serious about making peace as he says why did he announcing more settlement construction knowing how the Palestinians would react?  And If Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is serious about peace as he says, why does he keep threatening to file war crimes charges against Israel at the World Court?

Both leaders like to talk about peace but do they have an aversion to actually making peace?  Are they looking for common ground or for excuses to scuttle the entire exercise and blame the other?

Here’s a multiple choice quiz on the peace talks. Try your hand and post your views

About the Author
Douglas M. Bloomfield is a syndicated columnist, Washington lobbyist and consultant. He spent nine years as the legislative director and chief lobbyist for AIPAC.