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    • zionist forever
    • 06.12.09 | 19:02 (IST)

    Chris We don't need international recognition to have Jerusalem as the capital. Its countries that decide where they want their capital to be based nobody else. If Israel says that Manchester is the capital of England or New York is the capital of the US and says we do not recognize London or Washington as the capitals does that mean that those countries will change their capitals? Israel has just as much right to declare Jerusalem its capital as it does to call any other town or city as the capital and if the rest of the world doesn't like or recognize that fact fine thats their problem it won't make Israel relocate its capital. We are no longer a British colony now its for Israel to decide where its capital will be not a bunch of foreigners.

    from the article: Israel should give up Jerusalem as its capital
    First published 01:11 06.12.09 | Last updated 09:13 06.12.09
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