Because they supposedly were defending the rights and claims of the Palestinian Arabs. So now ... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • JW
    • 04.02.14 | 05:05 (IST)

    ...it is up to the Palestinians to amend those claims in a negotiated final peace treaty and admit once and for all that the Jewish People have a right to their historic homeland, that all the 20th Century proposals esp that of the UN in 1947 clearly stated that there was to be a Jewish state and a Palestinian state (Get that? A JEWISH state and a Palestinian state) and that any further claims are ended upon signing of a peace deal with final borders. Otherwise, they will continue to teach their children the Jews have no right to be here and thus will never prepare themselves psychologically to accept a real peace. And if this happens, anything Israel signs will ultimately be a worthless piece of paper that makes John Kerry and Leftist Europeans and the Haaretz Editorial Board feel good. Understand now?

    from the article: Netanyahu: Abbas' refusal to recognize Israel as Jewish state is 'absurd'
    First published 16:27 03.02.14 | Last updated 16:27 03.02.14
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