the Queen can't get involved with politics - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Socialist
    • 14.07.10 | 05:38 (IDT)

    For the Queen to let her book be published in Hebrew (if it was her choice to make) would involve her in politics. She is after all the wife of the leader of Jordan, that has a largely Palestinian population. We should not attach to much to this story regarding relations between Israel, and Jordan. Both the peace treaties both Egypt and Jordan were done between the political hierarchies of both countries. If a referendum had been taken by the people of both these countries. We know that there would not have been any treaties. That's why as another article on today's web page says Israel is worried about President Mubarak's health.

    from the article: Jordan's Queen Rania rejects offer to publish Hebrew edition of her children's book
    First published 01:38 14.07.10 | Last updated 02:55 14.07.10
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