Palestine was old before Abraham was even conceived. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Melissa
    • 30.06.13 | 04:46 (IDT)

    How do you think modern Palestinians ended up with 34% having the genetic haplotype of the ancient Jews? Only 15% of Askenazim have the ancient Jewish DNA (J1 haplotype). That means the Palestinians have TWICE as much probability of being ancient Jewish descendants as do the Eastern Europeans. Source: Human Genome Project and UCLA/Israeli genetic studies.

    from the article: Under pressure from Kerry, Abbas softens preconditions for peace talks
    First published 22:35 25.06.13 | Last updated 20:24 25.06.13
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