Cummings' magnifying glass - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • SDHD
    • 15.10.09 | 17:44 (IST)

    "To Sherlock Holmes - You need to move your magnifying glass to the 1947 UN resolution 181, which is the foundation stone of the modern state of Israel, rather then the indecisive and irrelevant political chicaneries of San Remo etc. You will see that Hebron and Bethlehem were NOT designated part of the Jewish state and nor was Jerusalem, which was (and therefore still is under UN law) intended to be under International control." Your magnifying glass is too narrow. The Arabs rejected 181 completely and tried to take over the entire area. The areas which did come under Arab control were completely wiped clean of Jews. The areas which came under Arab control had their Jewish religious and holy sites either destroyed or desecrated.

    from the article: Share the Temple Mount
    First published 03:11 15.10.09 | Last updated 08:41 15.10.09
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