#19 Brandt thinks the Pals never give an inch - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 15.05.07 | 01:36 (IDT)

    Let's see, Brandt: for 40 years following the declaration of the State of Israel the Palestinians demanded all of the land of Palestine. It was ALL theirs, and the Jews had no right to any of it; they were foreign invaders foisted upon them to salve the conscience of a guilty christian world. Then in 1993 the PLO signs an accord where they recognize the existence of the State of Israel, and gave up ALL claims to ANY of the land within the Green Line, even though that includes vast tracts of land set aside for an Arab state by the UN. That is a *huge* concession by the Palestinians, Brandt - a vastly bigger concession that *anything* Israel has ever put forward. And what did the Palestinians get in reply? An end to occupation? No. A state of their own in the rump that is left for them? No. A removal of all the settlements encrouching on that rump of land? No. They got limited "autonomy", and were told to be grateful for that by nitwits like you.

    from the article: Extend the truce to the West Bank
    First published 00:00 14.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 14.05.07
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