65 Muhumad,excellent article on destruction of muslim holy places - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • lakshmi
    • 11.07.07 | 23:24 (IDT)

    by Myron Benvenisti in Haaretz last week.There was systematic and deliberate destruction of muslim holy sites by israel in 1948.Some conscientious israeli archeologists protested but to no avail.Some of these sites,in addition to being places of worship has archeological relics even from Roman times.As you may already have read Edward Said,he said that the attempt was to erase the muslim presence altogether,even including old documents that are the history of the people.Myron also points out how the israeli leadership had the same goals as mentioned above.Regards.

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