#116 Fagin and Klas D. #108, Education in the Territories - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Gurion
    • 05.11.05 | 16:54 (IST)

    Fagin, you can't ignore facts, and you can't ignore common sense. You must be old enough to remember that Jordan was the former master of the West Bank. As I mentioned earlier, Jordan was paying salaries of educators and other public servants until 1988. Yes, Israel was happy to have a quiet Palestinian population, but why pay when the Pals and the Jordanians are taking care of the cost? I second Klas in suggesting that you take a look at any university's website.

    from the article: On the same page, ten years on
    First published 00:00 04.11.05 | Last updated 00:00 04.11.05
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