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    • Tom S
    • 28.06.07 | 16:32 (IDT)

    Why not subcontract some of the occupation to Jordan? Start joint security operations with Jordan in non-sensitive areas and see how it goes. The Pals would prefer to be humiliated by Jordanians than Israelis and it would at least give the impression of progress. Continued military occupation also does not have to mean continued expansion or even existence of settlements. Families living in biblical Samaria do not ensure Israel's security, the IDF does. So a withdrawal of civilians living beyond the Barrier can go ahead.

    from the article: No one to give them back to
    First published 00:00 28.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 28.06.07
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