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    • duncan
    • 18.11.07 | 19:18 (IST)

    In view of the history of the Jewish people, it is especially hard to understand, why a majority of Israelis seem to be willing to (totally unnecessarly) give away the Jewish majority in Israel. .... as far as I know Israel has no plans to annex the west bank. so its jewish majority seems secure. there is no reason why jews cannot stay in the west bank, whatever its future status just as arabs live in Israel proper. In view of the history of the Jewish people, a Judenrein west bank which the arabs seem particularly keen on, bring back unfortunate historical memories. also us miltary experts in a report said that Israel in '67 boundries is not defensible. again for historical reasons, that is not a sitution Israel wants to be in. duncan

    from the article: See you at the next summit
    First published 00:00 18.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 18.11.07
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