this wont end the conflict- its all nonsense - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 17.09.11 | 18:08 (IDT)

    Everything he says is nonsense, except....that it would not end the conflict!Firstly, an Arab state west of the Jordan river is specifically excluded by the San Remo treaty. Secondly, a UN resolution, chapter 6 or chapter 7 does not create a state. The Montevideo convention on the creation of states predates the UN. Thirdly, a terrorist is just that. They cannot retrospectively become prisoners of war. But even if they could, they would remain in custody until the war was over!

    from the article: PA official: U.S. Mideast peace offer convinced Palestinians to seek statehood at UN
    First published 17:17 17.09.11 | Last updated 17:17 17.09.11
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