#103 Silvienne , on the wall - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dutch
    • 05.11.07 | 19:33 (IST)

    Silvienne, The bottom line is if Israelis wants a wall let them build one in their own backyard not the Palestinians'. This is exactly what the ICJ said too. Of course you are right the whole placement of the wall has been a deliberate land grab and that's unacceptable. That's another reason why the ICJ rejected Israel's self defense claim. In addition, please understand the Israeli court only made a minor alteration in the route of the wall in Bilin to increase its legitimacy under its so called laws. I believe it had little to do with appeasing the residents of Bilin which indrajaya so wisely pointed out. Thanks again, Dutch

    from the article: A new Jerusalem and Babylon
    First published 00:00 02.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 02.11.07
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