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    • LT COL HOWARD
    • 23.01.12 | 06:16 (IST)

    I was surprised at the Supreme Court decision. All lands for which ownership cannot be definitively proved normally revert to the state. This should then have been declared state land. The Legislature should pass a law retroactively and then once and for all settle the jurisdiction of the Israeli Supreme Court. up until the Supreme Court has acted in an arbitrary, tyrannical fashion. No democracy such as United States would tolerate a self-perpetuating group divorced from the overwhelming public opinion in Israel. Having been raised in the leftist camp, I know that the left demeans the right and believes it rules through divine wisdom.

    from the article: Israeli settlers reject Netanyahu's request to evacuate largest outpost in West Bank
    First published 01:48 23.01.12 | Last updated 01:48 23.01.12
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