CORRECT! For a change. Israeli Arabs are Israelis and not: Israeli Palestinians Palestinian citizens of Israel Palestinians in Israel Palestinians They went from being British subjects to Israeli citizens in 1948, just like Ariel Sharon, Yitzhak Rabin, and Moshe Dayan. Arafat's attempt to turn them into a 5th column inside Israel nearly worked, but in the end it failed, and successful de-Arafatization will now need a cooling-off period of 40 years.
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