Reader, the Resolution 181 reference is to define it separately from an Arab state. It was not intended to establish a Jewish ethnocracy amd since Israel won't allow the 181 Arab state into existence, it can hardly rely on 181. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 15.06.11 | 12:57 (IDT)

    Most people, including me, accept Israel as a state with a Jewish majority. No problem with that, and that's all 181 meant. What it did not mean was turning Israel into an ethnocracy with non-Jews as second class citizens. So in that context recognizing "The Jewish State" IS a crazy new conecpt of Bibi's.

    from the article: Netanyahu says there's no solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
    First published 01:35 15.06.11 | Last updated 01:35 15.06.11
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