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    • EW
    • 03.10.09 | 03:52 (IST)

    Dear Mr. Lange. Occupation means only if one state actually occupies territory of another state. The land the Palestinians live belongs to them individually e.g. property rights. There is no state which has sovereignity rights over the land in totality. If Mr.X wants to sell parcell of his own land in USA to Mr.Abbas US Goverment will say "NO" because land belongs to Mr.X but sovereignity over it to US Goverment. If You want to buy land in Russia and somebody actually sold it You are an occupier, indeed. Please, don't do it.They do not understand this kind of joke. When Pres.Obama decided to impose freeze on settlements somebody politely reminded him that he had PhD in law and this is from Harvard: totality of land of W.Bank does not belong to PA. Neither to Israel but individually pieces of it belong to Arabs and Israeli. Mockering rumors had that Pres. Obama called Harvard and was told he got degree in law.I do not believe these rumors. Neither, You who now understand a lot.

    from the article: Who are the Palestinian prisoners freed for Shalit video?
    First published 14:36 30.09.09 | Last updated 13:11 02.10.09
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