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    • ibn Ezra
    • 01.09.11 | 08:47 (IDT)

    Sweden covers 450km2 and has a population density of 20/km2. Israel covers 22,000 km2 with a population density of 365/km2. Not quite a like for like comparison, is it? Similarly, Sweden's GDP is approx $440 billion ($48k/capita) compared to Israel's $220 billion ($28k/capita). So Sweden is 20 times larger and twice as wealthy. I don't believe that Sweden is currently in state of war with several of it's neighbours either, nor does it have regular terrorist attacks to deal with.

    from the article: All-time high of 2,000 illegal infiltrators crossed Israel-Egypt border last month
    First published 01:05 01.09.11 | Last updated 01:05 01.09.11
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