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    • Isaac Galili
    • 09.05.13 | 14:01 (IDT)

    One state, like in Yugoslavia? Czechoslovakia? Even Belgium is ready to implode over the frictions between Flemish and French speaking populations. Canada is not too far behind as francophone nationalism simmers just below the surface. One state in Israel and Palestine will mean a bloody civil war as Palestinians will demand and implement a 'right to return' swamping the new single bi-national state with millions of of their brethren. Jews will become a minority in their own country, and once again we will be everywhere a powerless minority in a pre-1933 situation. Gideon Levy is a fool, as are the small fringe of Israelis who think this is a wonderful idea.

    from the article: Like Israel, Palestinians must also learn the lessons of South Africa
    First published 02:53 25.04.13 | Last updated 02:53 25.04.13
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