Palestinian statehood-why the fuss? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gail Coleman
    • 08.09.11 | 07:40 (IDT)

    Do any of you read? The US can and will single-handedly see to it that this resolution fails-we always have. I think it is a travesty of justice, but the fact is that politicians here need the Jewish vote and their campaign contributions. It is unfortunate that the Palestinians are not sitting atop oil or gold. If they were, we would be defending their human rights to hell and back-at least that is what the President would say about the no-fly zone we put over Israel.

    from the article: Israel's right-wing prepares for UN recognition of Palestinian state
    First published 00:26 08.09.11 | Last updated 00:26 08.09.11
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