Palestinian Population Inflation - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Steve of Mevaserret Zion
    • 16.05.10 | 02:24 (IDT)

    Former Ambassador Yoram Ettinger recently published the results of a detailed population analysis. "An audit of births, deaths, school and voter registration and migration documentation from Israel and the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics...exposes a 66 percent distortion in the current number of West Bank (or, Judea and Samaria) Arabs: 1.55 million and not 2.5 million, as claimed by the Palestinian Authority...Inflated numbers have provided the Palestinians with inflated international foreign aid and inflated water supply by Israel." In 1967, the doomsday demographers predicted an absolute Arab majority in 10-15 years and advised us to abandon our gains on the battlefield. Chicken Little, after forty years the sky has not fallen.

    from the article: Israeli Arab MK: Israel's actions in Jerusalem are a second Nakba
    First published 17:12 15.05.10 | Last updated 17:12 15.05.10
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