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    • r cummings
    • 22.02.10 | 13:31 (IST)

    invective, SDHD. "How are the Jews stealing their own properties back? Properties which they were only absent from for 19 years?" I said illegally stealing LAND, not 'properties'. Why the little contrived change, SDHD? Answers: * There were very few Jews in the West Bank in 1947. Outside west J'sem, there were a few tiny communities. Jews had not been 'absent these lands for 19 years' but 2,000+. It is an historical record. * Zio tales of all these Jews being thrown out of by the Jordanians is just myth. We are talking hundreds, not thousands. (cf 811,000 Pals forced out of Israel and their homes, businesses and land stolen!). * All that belongs to modern Israel is what it was given in 1947. It has no legal or rightful claim to one dunam more. Land that is illegally seized, coerced, obtained by bent laws or other mafia means does not transfer sovereignty. No court on the planet buys ancient ethnic land claims or illegal land theft. Please come up with a valid point sometime.

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