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    • Johnboy
    • 21.10.10 | 04:13 (IST)

    Any school kid who learns a bit of history knows that in 1921 two thirds of Eretz Yisrael "historic Palestine" as he calls it was amputated and (illegally) given by the British wholesale to the Arabs/Palestinians." Then your history books are lying to you, Gershon, because they fail to mention Article 25 of the Mandate for Palestine, which clearly says that the "Jewish National Home" wasn't going to be "in" any of the Mandate territory that was EAST of the Jordan River

    from the article: Does Israel want peace or to play the blame game?
    First published 01:32 20.10.10 | Last updated 01:32 20.10.10
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