Can the Palestinians Have 1600 Permits in West Jerusalem? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Binyamin
    • 13.03.10 | 22:07 (IST)

    Bibi is absolutely correct. Jerusalem will never be partitioned because neither the Palestinians nor the Israeli left have the strength to compel such a compromise, and neither does Hillary Clinton. What we are left with are a series of gilded ghettos on the West Bank where a Palestinian elite can rule and live comfortably, while the vast majority are reduced to living off of international welfare. Gaza, of course, will remain the largest prison camp in the world, larger than anything the Soviet Gulag was ever able to create. The real turning point will come when Palestinians demand simple justice: just as Jews have the right to build anywhere between the river and the sea, so too should a Palestinian.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Probe events that led to row with U.S. over East Jerusalem
    First published 20:30 13.03.10 | Last updated 11:09 21.03.10
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