Actually, many of the ancient Jews STAYED in Palestine. That's why 38% of Palestinians - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Melissa
    • 31.05.13 | 13:23 (IDT)

    carry the Ji (ancient Jewish) haplotype. Of those who really DID flee, most of the descendants are in Yemen. That's why 76% of Yemenites carry the J1, but only 16% of Ashkenazim. Europeans did not convert in significant numbers until the 8th c. We've only had this technology for about 20 years, but we CAN trace one's mDNA millenia in the past.

    from the article: Israeli officials: Palestinian leaders inventing excuses to avoid resuming peace talks
    First published 14:13 30.05.13 | Last updated 13:52 30.05.13
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