Are Israelis ready to run a state? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gray, Germany
    • 13.09.11 | 10:40 (IDT)

    Very often, it looks as if they aren't. However, the vast majority of people outside of Israel supports the right of the Jewish people to try that. And the same is true for the Palestinians. Nobody expects their parliament to be more efficient than the Knesset (well, that's the 'soft bigotry of low expectations'), but that would still be a reasonable improvement over the current situation.

    from the article: Obama: Palestinian statehood vote at UN would be counterproductive
    First published 08:44 13.09.11 | Last updated 08:44 13.09.11
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