1967 borders is just a demarcation line - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Boruch
    • 13.08.10 | 05:33 (IDT)

    It does not reflect historical realities. For example, the Jewish quarter was the largest one in the Old City before Jordan legion expelled all Jews from there in 1948. Now Arabs claim and the West repeats after them that Jews returned to the East Jerusalem are settlements. This is ridiculous. Demands to accept demarcation line of 1948 as a basis for negotiations is not a starter.

    from the article: EU: Abbas close to accepting direct Mideast peace talks
    First published 04:50 13.08.10 | Last updated 04:50 13.08.10
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