The West Bank belongs to Israel; what to negotiate? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • GeneG
    • 26.05.11 | 02:53 (IDT)

    I think Israel should reiterate that the West Bank belongs to Israel by virtue of the 1967 war in which Israel prevailed and took possession of the area. So it belongs to Israel by right of conquest. Same for Jerusalem, and Israel has nothing to negotiate. Any Palestinian living in the West Bank should be free to remain as a non-voting, green card resident or can leave and Israel will negotiate a buyout for legal property being left behind. This is a better deal than that given to all Jews, every one kicked out of Arab countries in 1948 empty handed.. Israel and Netanyahu are much more fair than any Arab. So what else is new?

    from the article: Upon return from Washington Netanyahu says Israel found U.S. support
    First published 00:44 26.05.11 | Last updated 00:44 26.05.11
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