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    • IsraeliArab
    • 02.02.07 | 11:37 (IST)

    "Has anyone on this chat ever been to israel? Almost half of all jewish-israelis speak Arabic and almost half of those speak it with total fluency." Where do you get your info? I'm an Israeli Arab who works closely with many Jews and I think your numbers are WAY OFF! If I had to guess, the numbers are more like 20% and half of them might speak it fluently - especially if they've had any connection with the Foreign Ministry or the secret services.

    from the article: First Arab, then Israeli and finally Palestinian
    First published 00:00 01.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 01.02.07
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