Israel holds itself back from realising its full potential economically and Internationally by maintaining the Occupation and illegal settlements. The main Issue the World has with Israel because it flouts International Law in the worst way possible. Denying another people of their own state and driving them off their land in a manner Jews would never stand for.
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from the article: The bane of Israel's existence