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    • AlanEigenstein
    • 20.09.11 | 14:20 (IDT)

    May I have my own country and membership in the UN? I have the same credentials as Abbas. I have no sovereignty over any land; I haven't any legal legitimacy to represent anyone; I can make completely irrational demands and keep repeating them until I get what I want. And I am more willing than Abbas to accept billions in free handouts as my reward for being obdurate. So I meet all the criteria that Abbas does.

    from the article: Mahmoud Abbas is having the time of his life
    First published 13:52 20.09.11 | Last updated 13:52 20.09.11
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