"Green Line" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Harmon Bon
    • 22.03.10 | 18:32 (IST)

    Frankly, I am sick of hearing about the so-called Green Line. Israel and Israelis would be far better off to call it by its proper name - the "Armistice Line." Armistice line connotes the temporary nature of the line and its cease-fire background. Renaming it the Green Line, becaue someone colored the armistice line on a map, seems to give it the nature of a border, which it never was.

    from the article: Jewish politicians are taking Jerusalem's name in vain
    First published 02:41 22.03.10 | Last updated 07:51 22.03.10
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