Netanyahu wants Israel recognised as a Jewish State for one reason and Abbas knows it - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 08.01.14 | 10:44 (IST)

    It is to abdicate responsibility for the 750,000 Palestinians that were evicted and expelled from Israel and their homes bulldozed and goods and chattels and money confiscated. Netanyahu does not want to pay compensation for those refugees loss. Nor does he want to allow any refugees back. He wants an Arab free state. If Kerry supports this then he should get honest clarification from Netanyahu as to why the Palestinians have to recognise a Jewish state and the Egyptians and Jordanians did not. Recognising Israel as a Jewish State leaves every non jew with second class status and leaves Israeli Arabs in a prime position for expulsion by Lieberman.

    from the article: Kerry asks Saudis, Jordan to support Palestinian recognition of Israel as Jewish state
    First published 23:07 07.01.14 | Last updated 23:07 07.01.14
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