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    • Jordan
    • 24.04.10 | 00:06 (IDT)

    Everywhere one looks with regard to the notion of occupation in international law, one sees the same implicit and explicit assumption -- some country's land must be being occupied. Jordan, which annexed the land after its war with Israel and '48, has renounced their claim. This leaves the same question: what country's land is being occupied? There never has been a country called Palestine, unless one wants to go back 2,800 years to the Philistines, and their land was on the coast inside the Green line.

    from the article: Leftists to Elie Wiesel: Occupied Jerusalem can't be holy
    First published 19:54 22.04.10 | Last updated 18:11 25.04.10
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