I wonder where all the Arabs have disappeared to? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nico de Lange
    • 14.11.11 | 20:52 (IST)

    I wonder where all the Arabs have disappeared to, given Israeli Jews' so-oft-repeated claim that and ONLY they are native to the land between the Jordan & the Mediterranean? I mean, if Arabic was spoken in the area of Tel Aviv in the 13th century, then obviously the people living there were Arabs - why else would the leader of the Crusaders make an inscription in that language? So given Israeli Jews' claim, one can't help but wonder where all the Arabs have gone...

    from the article: Israeli experts decode only Arabic Crusader inscription ever found
    First published 17:20 14.11.11 | Last updated 17:20 14.11.11
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