Oath is wrong and it won't work. Its aim being stopping Palestinians of getting Israeli citizenship on various grounds. Their religious leaders will tell them it is allowed to lie, in order to bring down Israel demographically. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Israeli
    • 08.10.10 | 07:35 (IST)

    However, it might prevent good people that we want from becoming Israelis. This loyalty oath is demeaning as it puts the new citizen in a lower status: their citizenship can be revoked if they do not fulfill their oath. What if such a new citizen declares she/he wishes to give some territories within the green line, back to Palestinian state (Lieberman's proposal). Does this means she/he is not loyal?

    from the article: ANALYSIS / Lieberman's loyalty oath isn't unconstitutional, it's unwise
    First published 01:49 08.10.10 | Last updated 01:49 08.10.10
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