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    • 28.11.09 | 20:40 (IST)

    I'm not saying that DNA studies are silly; I'm saying that challenging a claim to soveriegnty in the middle east on DNA is silly. The Jews claim to soveriegnty in part of the land of Israel is not based on tracing DNA back 2000 years (based on what percentages?) It is based an unbroken cultural and ethnographic connection

    from the article: Shlomo Sand's 'The Invention of the Jewish People' is a success for Israel
    First published 15:30 27.11.09 | Last updated 15:42 27.11.09
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