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    • Yam Erez
    • 18.08.11 | 17:37 (IDT)

    ...just because the settlements were once consensual, doesn't mean we have to throw good money after bad. In any case, her claim that if the same school existed inside the Green Line, it would still need to be paid for is false. The settlement school costs much more to run. Nope, Yachimovich, can't go along with you. It IS axiomatic that $17 billion there is at the expense of a welfare state here. Period.

    from the article: Leading Labor Party candidate: I don't see Israeli settlements as a crime
    First published 02:27 18.08.11 | Last updated 02:27 18.08.11
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