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    • yona
    • 07.09.09 | 20:16 (IDT)

    in Tel Aviv. Half my family kicked here from Yemen, another Arab state that ethnically cleansed its Jews. The other side of my family is 8th generation Yerushalmi. I do not use religion as an argument. Jews are also called a nation, with their own Mideastern language, and with Israel one of the oldest states known, Jews have been here at least as long as anyone else. This simple fact may be hard to accept, but it's true. But speaking of religion, when Jews first lost majority here to the 7th century Arab conquest, many who stayed converted to Islam, by force or otherwise. Perhaps you have some" Jewish in you", yourself? A very interesting video on the subject: http://www.ireport.com/docs/DOC-279707

    from the article: Can a U.S.-Israel deal on settlements stop the settlers?
    First published 01:47 07.09.09 | Last updated 17:12 07.09.09
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