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    • 19.05.11 | 12:45 (IDT)

    "Recognition [by the Palestinians] of Israel as the Jewish national home", a principle loyal to the Rabin legacy ??? Mr. Shavit, I don't believe you. I strongly suspect you are trying to fool us. The establishment of a Jewish national homeland in Eretz-Israel/Palestine was the first and main tenet of the Zionist movement. Anyone who seriously believes that the Palestinians may, one beautiful day, adhere to this principe and declare themselves Zionist - would do well to seek psychiatric help, urgently. Something else, Mr. Shavit: The world will never ask the Palestinians to renounce "their demand for the refugees' return" BEFORE ANY NEGOTIATION had taken place. My guess is that you just fell on your head this one too many times.

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    First published 01:37 19.05.11 | Last updated 01:37 19.05.11
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