We remember well how the world decided to create the State of Israel In 1947, but we forget how the world decided that same year to dissolve the Free State of Prussia, because of that country's long history of militarism. Prussian territory was divided up among its neighbours, and it was completely expunged from the map. International legitimacy shouldn't be taken for granted.
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from the article: Israel suffers humiliating defeat at UN