You do that, and Israel will not only be de-facto, but de-jure apartheid. You can't take the land and not the people. One thing goes with the other, so you have to decide. Arabs have lived in Palestine for 13 uninterrupted centuries. They are probably the descendants of Jews, Samaritans and pagans converted to Islam. The only squatters here are those arriving from Brooklyn and Moldova.
Syrian army troops make gains near Aleppo, retake nearby village (AP)