EU Declaration -- missing something? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rafael
    • 26.01.10 | 18:40 (IST)

    I've read the EU declaration twice now, and I seem to be missing the part where the EU calls on the Palestinians to declare their acceptance of Israel as a Jewish State living next to them with defensible borders. How do you negotiate with someone who doesn't accept your right to exist? Oh - and the little part about ending 60+ years of incitement against Jews, starting with proper education of their youth. Let us negotiate the bulk of Judea and Samaria, and arrange for reparations for refugees. But Jerusalem is a non-issue. It's the cradle of Judaism, and the center of our culture and religion. It cannot ever be negotiated, and civil war would erupt should ANY Israel government attempt to divide it. Am Yisrael chi.

    from the article: Haaretz Exclusive: EU draft document on division of Jerusalem
    First published 15:51 01.12.09 | Last updated 03:02 02.12.09
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