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    • Johnboy
    • 18.10.10 | 03:37 (IST)

    "In 1922 the international community enshrined the concept of Jewish settlement of Palestine." Yeah, OK, but even if we accept that point how do you get from *that* to a "Jewish state"? You have to go to "And in 1947 the U.N. enshrined the concept of a Jewish state", but then you dodge the implications of that i.e. that nacant state was deliberated constrained within clearly-defined borders. "So what is all the fuss about ?? " Israel has sprawled outside the boundaries that were set for it in 1947, and that is where the fuss lies......

    from the article: Abbas: We'll never sign deal demanding recognition of Israel as Jewish state
    First published 16:14 15.10.10 | Last updated 16:14 15.10.10
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