give up their "right of return" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • SusiCH
    • 30.03.14 | 02:43 (IDT)

    How on earth do you expect the Palestinians to give up their "right of return" ? They lived in the country before it was taken away from them - by people it didn't belong to - and given to people that never had lived there before. I don't say that the Pals have more right on the land of Palestine than others that make that same claim. But why shouldn't their claim be at least equal to the one of Jews from all over the world that admittedly bare a yearning for The Land for 2000 years, but on the other hand, are not always willing to peacefully live along with others? "The Land is Ours" I hear from their side, meaning it's only theirs. Palestinians tell me: "There is land and water enough for everybody, why can't we just share?"

    from the article: The most surreal place in the occupied territories
    First published 03:45 30.03.14 | Last updated 16:45 29.03.14
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