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    • 18.01.10 | 09:37 (IST)

    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.

    from the article: Palestinian activists urge Hamas to probe own Gaza war crimes
    First published 01:58 18.01.10 | Last updated 22:26 18.01.10
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