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    • Efox
    • 02.08.07 | 21:03 (IDT)

    The only people in the world who seem to call themselves refugees from a place they have never been, are Palestinians. Not even their former leader Arafat was born in Palestine. Everyone else, be they Africans from Sudan or The Ivory Coast, Native Americans, Indians from Kashmir, Serbs from Bosnia or Croatia, Greek Cypriots fleeing Turks, or yes Israelis from the Europe or Arab Lands; all of these people who actually fled the places they are refugees from, all of these people build new lives themselves and most without help. If you must move, live where you move. To spend decades trying to "reclaim" a place you have never been is ludicrous. Israel had no help until after it won two wars and Israel's first experience with American tanks was in taking them away from Jordanians. What Israelis enjoy is self determination, something the Palestinians only use to kill themselves. If they were given their own country they would go to war with it just as they have and be destroyed.

    from the article: PlayStation Palestine
    First published 00:00 02.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 02.08.07
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