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    • benny
    • 19.03.11 | 01:01 (IST)

    Scott, my friend, I would suggest that you take a good dose of real history and check your facts. There were peoples in Palestine ages before there was mention of anything hebrew, jewish or israel! And the people the mostly European jews that have flood into Palesine in the 20th century had no direct connection to these semetic-language people that lived in ancient israel for the brief time that there was a kingdom of israel or judea! The arab people that have been in palestine are the descendetns of indigenous peoples that have lived in that land for millennia.

    from the article: Helen Thomas to Playboy: White House in pockets of the Israeli lobbies
    First published 22:58 18.03.11 | Last updated 22:58 18.03.11
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