Stephen, UN resolution 181 does not describe the internationally accepted borders of Palestine because the Palestinians violently rejected the plan and invaded the newborn Israel in what turned out as a failed landgrab attempt. By no international standards does this kind of action get rewarded. The closest we have to an internationally recognised border is the cease-fire line of 1949, the Green Line, and Ashqelon is very much on Israel's side of it.
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In the two days I spent in the northeastern state, I found intelligent, dedicated and ideology-driven voters who are also concerned about Israel.23:50 09.02.16 | 0 comments