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    • Marco
    • 07.12.09 | 06:37 (IST)

    Interesting article. Interesting solution. Nobody declares Jerusalem as their capital. OK. SO who controls the land? Having been to Jerusalem, my take was that the Arab sector was dirty and ill cared for, while the other parts were in much better shape. Israel has done a great job managing the city overall, and the police are very skilled, as opposed to the army, in handling the city. I don't understand where the Palestinians have any rights to any land frankly, as before 67 it was Egypt and Jordan who had the land in question. I am all for negotiations and peace over what are essentially disputed, not occupied, territories.

    from the article: Israel should give up Jerusalem as its capital
    First published 01:11 06.12.09 | Last updated 09:13 06.12.09
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