Recognize the Jewish state of Israel? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Moshe - Haifa, Israel
    • 23.01.13 | 20:46 (IST)

    There is no need for anyone to recognize the state of israel. Israel already exists regardless of who wants to or does not want to recognize the state of Israel. The right for the Palestinians to create and have a state of their own has nothing to do with having to recognizie the state of Israel. They received that right when the UN divided Palestine into two parts, one for the state of Israel and the other for the state of Palestine. That UN resolution does not specify that anyone needs to recognize the state of Israel or the state of Palestine, because if it does, Israel has no right to exist as a state.

    from the article: Abbas: We're ready to talk to any Israeli government that recognizes Palestine
    First published 14:30 23.01.13 | Last updated 14:30 23.01.13
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