A majority of Palestinians support ceasefire in the Palestinian-Israeli confrontation and comes out in favour of resuming talks between the sides for the purpose of the political settlement. This is said in an opinion poll published Thursday by Palestine Centre of Political Research. According to the poll, 60 percent of the polled Palestinians support the ceasefire declared by Yasser Arafat last December, and 71 percent spoke in favour of returning to the negotiating table with Israel.
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities