Re: #63 James, a clarification - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Simcha
    • 16.01.06 | 00:04 (IST)

    I think you misinterpreted my post to be a call for exact restitution. Perhaps I was unclear, but I am not calling for the return of all deeds to their original property owners. However, and I think we agree on this point (correct me if I am wrong), there does need to be some sort of a settlement of these claims that people will find mutually acceptable. This will most likely take the form of some sort of a reparations package, but that should probably be worked out in negotiations, not on a Haaretz forum. My earlier post was simply to point out the logical inconsistencies of the settlers in Hevron insisting they have a right to the marketplace sicne Jews owned that area before 1929, not to seriously suggest we try to work out the land claims of everyone in the region

    from the article: Here come the true settlers
    First published 00:00 15.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 15.01.06
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