Israel chose to be in the spot, "surrounded by 25 arab countries" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Raquel in Boston
    • 12.04.11 | 20:18 (IDT)

    Dear Jew Chai, I believe Israel chose this spot in the world to have a state, because they felt it was their religious right. Now they have made their bed, and will have to lie in it. Do you think it is by chance that there are 25 Arab nations surrounding it?? Again, Israel chose this spot in the world....they thought it was owed to them, they took it illegally, and now have to deal with the consequences." And for the record, half of my family are American Jews. Being Jewish doesn't mean you have an inherent right to a piece of land. Unfortunately, the Jews as an ethnic group were traumatized on a monumental level, and now have it burned in their psyche that they are owed this chunk of land. The field of psychology explains it all....

    from the article: Settler council: Netanyahu's West Bank pullout plan radiates panic
    First published 13:11 12.04.11 | Last updated 13:11 12.04.11
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