Obama Endorses 1967 Borders for Mideast Peace

Newsmax.com Trying to advance debate in the explosive Middle East, President Barack Obama on Thursday endorsed a key Palestinian demand for the borders of its future state and prodded Israel to accept that it can never have a truly peaceful nation that is based on "permanent occupation." Obama's urging that a Palestinian state be based on 1967 borders -- those that existed before the Six Day War in which Israel occupied East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza -- was a significant shift in U.S. policy and seemed certain to anger Israel.

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