Legal rights to Judea and Samaria - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gershon
    • 11.11.09 | 17:50 (IST)

    The Jews have legal rights to Judea and Samaria. It is from a position of magnaminity that israel ever considered sharing these territories for the best interests of Jewish and Arab peoples. It is the Arabs who deny our legal rights and therefore are unwilling to compromise. Not until the Arabs can recognize our legal rights will any peace become possible. Because the US backtracked on those Israeli rights has the Peace Process become stuck. Reagan once said, Israeli Settlements are not illegal. He may have been against them, but he recognized the legitimacy. It is the Obama administration that has destroyed any possibility at arriving at a final settlement by supporting radical and extremist arab claims.

    from the article: The world is sick of Netanyahu's lack of policy
    First published 16:21 13.11.09 | Last updated 16:21 13.11.09
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