'if the rest of the world doesn`t like or recognize - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • r cummings
    • 07.12.09 | 16:11 (IST)

    that fact fine'. You are mixing up two things Zionist forever. The rest of the world is not trying to dictate where Israel's capital should be. What is IS saying is that it cannot be on occupied or illegally annexed territory. And both West and East Jerusalem are on 'occupied' and 'illegally annexed' territory. They would be just as determined if Israel proposed having its capital in the Jordan Valley or Golan, as they too are 'occupied' and 'illegally annexed' territories. The rest of the world and the Arabs seem willing to compromise on the Green Line border. If Israel vacates E J'sem, then it is very likely that they WILL recognise WEST Jerusalem as Israel's capital. It is up to Israel and Palestine to negotiate any land swops over the Green Line border.

    from the article: Israel should give up Jerusalem as its capital
    First published 01:11 06.12.09 | Last updated 09:13 06.12.09
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