Israel-PA negotiations are a non-starter - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • michael redbourn
    • 21.09.11 | 09:33 (IDT)

    The PA will not accept Israel as a Jewish State but wants a Muslim State free of Jews. The above is a complete non-starter for any negotiations! Even anti-Israel supporters would surely be shocked if this new Muslim State started forcibly removing 500,000 Jews from their homes. And Israel would sit back and watch? Why does Abbas refuse to recognize Israel as a Jewish State? He wants millions of Muslims to return (700,000 left) to Israel but can't insist on that if Israel is a Jewish State.

    from the article: Palestinians still lack Security Council majority for statehood, UN sources say
    First published 03:08 21.09.11 | Last updated 03:08 21.09.11
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