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    • Colin Wright
    • 07.09.09 | 21:30 (IDT)

    'National Infrastructure Minister Uzi Landau on Monday lashed out at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plan for a partial construction freeze in the West Bank, deeming the Palestinians "occupiers" ' The Palestinians, far more so than the 'Jews,' are primarily descended from the inhabitants of Biblical Israel. This fantasy that the Palestinians are 'invaders' is a patent lie designed to justify what in the light of the facts would be a manifestly unjust policy. What's more, it is a lie that implicitly concedes this point. After all, why would it have been concocted if it wasn't seen as necessary?

    from the article: Infrastructure Minister Landau: Arabs are the occupiers
    First published 15:17 07.09.09 | Last updated 23:56 07.09.09
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