jordan vs west bank - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ben
    • 18.11.09 | 15:52 (IST)

    "Some 500,000 Jews live in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, also captured in 1967, among 2.7 million Palestinians". this means that 18% of the west bank is Jewish. 80% of Jordan is Pal, 7% of Jordan is mixed, that means 13% is Hashemite(Jordans ruling class)... the only difference between westbank and Jordan is that the Hashemites were given Jordan as a gift by the English Army, and Israel had to take over the west bank with its army...

    from the article: EU, Obama: Settlement construction could threaten peace progress
    First published 13:41 18.11.09 | Last updated 11:57 25.11.09
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