Antony, Gaza is part of Land of Israel, but not the State of Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mikey
    • 17.10.12 | 21:28 (IST)

    There's a difference. Some of the Land of Israel (Eretz Yisrael) lies across the Jordan River in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, but it's not part of Medinat Yisrael (State of Israel). The same can be said for all of the areas under the PA's control (and even parts of Syrian and Lebanon). Disclaimer: by stating what to me is a historical fact--I am not advocating that the these parts of the Land of Israel under the control of Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Hamas, or the PA be incorporated into the State of Israel, just insisting that accuracy be maintained.

    from the article: The Jewish majority is history
    First published 03:29 16.10.12 | Last updated 03:29 16.10.12
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