"[one[ Israeli killed, [and] 10 [Jordanians] injured in Jordan traffic accident"..."The crash was the second serious road incident to hit Israel in hours" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 12.11.10 | 03:49 (IST)

    Didn't the article just state the crash was in Jordan? How then is it one of two accidents to hit Israel in one day? Did the author use Israel in the sense of the "Land of Israel" or the "State of Israel"? Here I was thinking those with a "Greater Israel" dream meant occupying and appropriating the West Bank (what's left of Historic Palestine). It's worrying if the author is now suggesting parts of the East Bank (Historic Transjordan) as well. Historic Palestine (aka, the Land of Israel, that is, the modern State of Israel, West Bank, and Gaza together) plus Historic Transjodan together made up the British Mandate of Palestine, named after the Palestinian portion of the administrative region.

    from the article: Israeli killed, 10 injured in Jordan traffic accident
    First published 21:55 11.11.10 | Last updated 21:55 11.11.10
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