#15, Judith from Haifa - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 27.03.07 | 18:58 (IST)

    Judith shalom, I hope you are well. You never heard of the refugees being discussed until now because it is the dirty little secret of the Arab world. Not to sound too conceited, the I started bringing the refugee issue to the attention of people a while back, and I have been pursuing it relentlessly. I am not sure whether you know that a Palestinian refugee is defined as one who resided in Palestine from 1946-1948, and his descendents. Can you imagine such a definition for any other group of people? Although there is a Refugee Convention that applies to all people in the world, the Arab League made sure that the Palestinians were excluded from the convention so as to retain the original, unique definition. The refugees is their Trojan horse. They have kept them in this state in the hope that they will eventually flood Israel with refugees, and achieve politically that which thus far they have not been able to achieve militarily, namely, the dissolution of the Jewish state. Chag Sameac

    from the article: What Olmert could say
    First published 00:00 27.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 27.03.07
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