"The government decision involved a blatant violation of the civil rights of thousands of Israeli citizens" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Brian
    • 01.05.12 | 11:14 (IDT)

    The governments decision to support these settlements was a blatant violation of Palestinian civil rights. "It turns out, after many years, that some of the land on which the neighborhood was built is owned by inhabitants of a neighboring Arab village.Does that mean the presence of the residents of the Ulpana neighborhood is illegal?" YES! "Is it really that simple?" YES! Why? Because - "The State of Israel rightfully prides itself on being the only democracy in the Middle East."

    from the article: It's wrong to push out Israeli settlers, even if its legal
    First published 01:27 01.05.12 | Last updated 01:27 01.05.12
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