'The difficulty of drawing permanent borders' - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Colin Wright
    • 07.05.10 | 22:32 (IDT)

    What nonsense. There are three perfectly good sets of borders. There are the de facto ones of 1949-1967, which inarguably held up for eighteen years, and there are the ones set forth in the original 1947 UN Partition plan, which have the virtue of legality. You can even have the current ones. Just declare all the inhabitants citizens of Israel. Take your pick. At the moment, you can have any of them. The only real difficulty is that one way or another, you want to have your cake and eat it too. Now, that WILL pose difficulties.

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