Netanyahu doesn't get it - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • C. Bendavid
    • 12.10.10 | 11:19 (IST)

    The Palestinians have no reason to recognize Israel as a Jewish state. International law requires states to recognize the sovereignty of other states, but not the way they define themselves. France has never asked it's neighbors to recognie the non-religious character of France and Canada has never asked other countries to recognize it's multicultural character. Asking another nation to recognize how ou define your one is similar as asking other nations to get involved in your domestic politics.

    from the article: Netanyahu asking Palestinians to cede right of return
    First published 01:30 12.10.10 | Last updated 01:30 12.10.10
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