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    • Michal
    • 17.05.13 | 03:31 (IDT)

    If I were the Israeli gov., I'd allow the two state solution to push through...and quick! These are the raw numbers: Total Arab population in Israel + West Bank + Gaza: 5 Million Total Jewish population ( and others) in Israel: 5-6 million Plus the Million or so exiled Palestinians who'd qualify for Right Of Return. These numbers don't lie, not only would Jewish Israelis be outnumbered, it wouldnt be long until an Arab democratically elected Prime Minister. A Jewish controlled State of Israel would no longer exist and probably NEVER again considering that Arabs tend to have a lot of children. The government needs to wrap their heads around the numbers, instead of the rhetoric.

    from the article: Senior Fatah officials call for single democratic state, not two-state solution
    First published 01:29 17.05.13 | Last updated 01:29 17.05.13
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