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    • facts not fiction
    • 17.04.12 | 09:18 (IDT)

    the british habit of making solemn treaties and then breaking them have taken 90 years to become a major porblem. partitition of the palestine mandate in 1922 had unforeseen consequences together with the volte face in 1948 when britains proxy tried to conquer what is now israel and ended up annexing the part occupied territory although no one recognised it except britain . today the tail is wagging the dog and abdullah has an insoluble problem

    from the article: Palestinians are not wanted in Jordan
    First published 01:43 17.04.12 | Last updated 01:43 17.04.12
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