The Palestinian Myth - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Shalom/Salam
    • 01.03.11 | 11:59 (IST)

    The myth of the palestinian people and the myth of palestinian land is undoubtedly root of every cliche and confusion pertaining to this region. All peoples deserve there rightful place: the land of Israel belongs to the Jewish People, and Jews have both an ancient history and have lived in Israel for centuries even as the land was in a state of desolation (interesting to read Mark Twain on this); there are Arab Peoples who belong to this entire region called the Middle East, but there was never a palestian people; the truth demands that the myths be broken, only then can there be peace. Shalom/Salam

    from the article: Israel vows to raze all illegal outposts built on private Palestinian land
    First published 02:19 01.03.11 | Last updated 02:19 01.03.11
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