'expel the arabs'? What century are we in? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Neil
    • 27.01.06 | 16:19 (IST)

    Quite, quite shocking to see comments like this still being made. These days we tend to call this kind of thing ETHNIC CLEANSING. For the record, Israel has already tried the 'expel the arabs' approach - remember 1948? The establishment of Israel as a Jewish state was made possible by the active expulsion of the great majority of the land's Arab inhabitants - by force, threat and mass destruction of property. It should hardly be a surprise, then, that this wholesale expulsion and the disinheritance of a people has engendered in many of them the hatred of Israel that so threatens peace today. Hamas MUST renounce violence and its own aspirations to ethnic cleansing - but Israel must also accept responsibility for the monster it has created.

    from the article: Palestinian economics min. tells world to give Hamas chance
    First published 00:00 26.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 26.01.06
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