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    • samuel gurewicz
    • 12.03.10 | 04:47 (IST)

    Mr Eldar! It seems from your article that you are taking the side of the Palestinians with regards to Yerushalayim. It seems that you regard East Jerusalem as a "settlement", just as our enemies do. I know that you belong to the "left". But don't you have a little bit of a Jewish heart? Don't you at all feel some sentiments towards the Kotel, Har Habayit? You would like to see Jerusalem divided with a barbed wire the way it was prior to the Six Day War in 1967? You would like to see a time when Jews are prevented to go to the Kotel? A time when anything Jewish was destroyed or desecrated,like the Jordanians did between 1948 and 1967? I can not understand people like you. I wonder why you live in Israel. You should move to Ramalla or Gaza. You will feel more at home there. Abbas is thinking more like you than Netanyahu does.

    from the article: U.S. gave Israel green light for East Jerusalem construction
    First published 01:03 12.03.10 | Last updated 06:58 12.03.10
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