The country called Palestine for a few thousand years... that country - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • R.Ross
    • 01.03.11 | 14:36 (IST)

    If there was no country called Palestine then why did the Egyptian pharaohs refer to it millenia ago? Why did the Romans call it Palestine millenia ago? Why was the country that was partitioned to allow the formation of Israel clearly named as Palestine? Funny isn't it, how something which does not exist could be recorded for thousands of years.

    from the article: Settlers attack West Bank villages following outpost demolitions
    First published 12:02 01.03.11 | Last updated 12:02 01.03.11
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