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    • broxnite10
    • 24.01.12 | 22:49 (IST)

    Israeli Arabs obviously have rights. Arabs in the West Bank have far fewer and are in a situation that should be rectified, but saying that they have "no rights' is just stupid. Arabs in Gaza have fewer rights than the ones in the West Bank, but they are under the greatest local control with the freest development. And the overwhelming number of Palastinian Arabs in Lebanon, Syria and Jordan were not born in Israel. That Hdave disregards facts to get a synthetic emotional tug which would simultaneously deny Jews their history and heritage implies a startling mendacity on Hdave's part.

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