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    • Abba
    • 15.07.05 | 17:30 (IDT)

    A couple of quick questions: 1. Are you saying it would be safe for a Israeli jewish family to live in a Palistinian town? As safe as it is for an Arab family to live in a Israeli town? 2. When the Israeli state was founded the Arabs still living here that had not run off (voluntarily) to what is now the refugee camps outside of Israel (created I believe by Lebonon and Jordan- but could be wrong) they were given a choice to either become an Israeli citizen, and recieve all the benifits, such as; Medical insurance, disability, etc... along with allthe other benifits every Israeli recieves (withoutthe obligation of Army or civil service time), or they could remain a resident without being a citizen and not pay taxes, etc... Here's the question; Do you believe the Israeli's living in the parts to be given to the Palistians will be afforded the same? In Israel, a crime against an arab is more severe than a jew, do you think it would be the opposite there?

    from the article: Settlers `tattoo' ID numbers on their arms
    First published 00:00 15.07.05 | Last updated 00:00 15.07.05
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