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    • Socrates
    • 09.03.13 | 19:01 (IST)

    Remember that the UN determined in 1947 that much of the Palestinian coastal region, including Western Galilee and the city of Jaffa, would be part of the Arab Palestinian state. This is illegally occupied by the Jewish Palestinian state - and much of the indigenous population ethnically cleansed - and has been since 1948-49. That should be taken into account in determining maritime boundaries. That is, if this is to be a world of law rather than of conquest.

    from the article: U.S. backs Lebanon on maritime border dispute with Israel
    First published 01:32 10.07.11 | Last updated 01:32 10.07.11
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