Mr. Knowitall, Israel a tiny democratic country trying to survive - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Genuine Tosefta
    • 25.10.07 | 02:30 (IST)

    ........in a tough neighborhood. Even if you count what you call occupied territories Israel's land mass is barely 0.5% of what the Arab Empire has in its 22 countries. In spite of this the Arabs want even this piece of the Jewish homeland becaue they are expansionists and do not tolerate non-Arabs in the region ruling over them. Please ask Arabs if they will ever allow the 40 million strong Kurdish people to form their first independent country carved out of Arab countries and you will understand that the root of the conflict is not Israel's fault.

    from the article: Democracy or hypocrisy
    First published 00:00 24.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 24.10.07
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