in 1165 there was no israel and for a long long time!btw the proper name is AKKA not Acco if there ever was united isr,archeo are not sure! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ancient isr what?!Akka was there before jews came!
    • 23.05.13 | 21:13 (IDT)

    isr industriously hebraises ancient place names, promoting the hebrew version as a reclamation of the original name when the opposite is true. Acre has the hebrew name Acco, which is usually given as its original, ancient name. The real form of its name in the oldest inscriptions, however, is Akka, the same form as in modern Arabic-heard about Ugarit?

    from the article: This day in Jewish history / The Rambam comes to Israel
    First published 07:27 23.05.13 | Last updated 07:27 23.05.13
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