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    • ralph
    • 04.05.13 | 12:16 (IDT)

    1.Since when is a part of Jerusalem called "East Jerusalem" (like East Berlin which no one speaks about today). 2.How many Israeli Arabs call themselves Palestinians even having the Israeli citizenship? Why don't they give up their citizenship ? 3.It is too easy for terrorists coming from the eastern part of Jerusalem to make terrorist attacks against Israeli Jews. 4.Since Jerusalem is not mentioned in the Koran I don't see why it should be the capital of a future Palestinian State. 5.The irony of the situation is that the international commuity doesn't recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel but it accepts and want Israel to accept "East Jerusalem" as the capital of a future Palestinian State.

    from the article: Israel gearing for effective separation of East Jerusalem Palestinians
    First published 01:01 23.12.11 | Last updated 01:01 23.12.11
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