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    • Canadian
    • 06.10.09 | 01:49 (IST)

    If Jerusalem is holy land and cannot be possessed does that mean that Mt Sinai should also be international land since G-D told Moses that he was standing on holy ground when Moses saw the burning bush? What about Mecca or Vatican City? Both are claimed to be holy land. Not to mention land in India, Iran, and Utah. All sites of revered temples so holy land. The obvious distinction which you fail to make is that this is JEWISH holy land so you feel some right to act compromisingly in your willingness to pass it off to such an impartial judge as the UN, I presume.

    from the article: Palestinians, U.S. Jews spar over 'Judaizing' Jerusalem
    First published 19:52 05.10.09 | Last updated 22:37 05.10.09
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