I wish to appeal to my Arab brothers and say: - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ghaleb Abd al-Rahman
    • 01.09.07 | 12:03 (IDT)

    The state of Israel is a fact. Most if not all Jews around the world seem to have an affinity to it, even though many of them don't live there. In fact, the state of Israel has become a place of refuge for Jews from all over. It is the national home of the Jewish people, and we need to recognize it. The state of Palestinie is our future national home, and in order to resolve the refugee problem, we should suggest, and not expect others to suggest it to us and force us into it, that as the Jewish state is the national home of Jewish refugees, the future state of Palestine is the national home of Palestinian people and the home of our Palestinian refugees and should they choose, they should return to our future national home. We better accept this reality or we shall miss yet another opportuity.

    from the article: Persuade the people
    First published 00:00 31.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 31.08.07
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