1: No, Ben, it's way overdue - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David Teich
    • 08.02.07 | 10:07 (IST)

    You might believe that only Jews should be citizens, in the same way Saudi Arabians think only Muslims can be citizens, but most Israelis are as ignorant. Israel is a Jewish State, but that does not mean citizens must be Jewish. These people who are married to Israelis have a right to be here and should be able to have their children with them, Jewish or not. That's what democracy and freedom mean. The only limitation is that Israel has a right to prevent enemy aliens from living here. People from the Arab League or the PA don't have a right until the wars they declared are ended. Last I checked, Moldova 'aint at war with us.

    from the article: Regulations would let more children of Israelis' spouses immigrate
    First published 00:00 08.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 08.02.07
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